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  1. the quality or state of being red.
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Origin of redness

before 900; Middle English rednesse, Old English rēadnes; see red1, -ness
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Related Words for redness

burning, color, blossom, glowing, flush, glow, bloom, ruddiness, rosiness, scarlet, redness, mantling, rash, flowering, folding, developing, anthesis, freshness

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Word Origin and History for redness


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

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