the quality or state of being red.

Origin of redness

before 900; Middle English rednesse, Old English rēadnes; see red1, -ness Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for redness

Contemporary Examples of redness

  • The third gizmo is the Laser Genesis, which treats fine lines, redness, and uneven skin texture.

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    The $1,250 Facial

    Beth Landman

    March 18, 2010

Historical Examples of redness

Word Origin and History for redness

Old English readnes; see from red (adj.1) + -ness.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper