redness

[ red-nis ]
/ ˈrɛd nɪs /

noun

the quality or state of being red.

Nearby words

  1. redlining,
  2. redly,
  3. redmond,
  4. redmond, john edward,
  5. redneck,
  6. redo,
  7. redolence,
  8. redolent,
  9. redon,
  10. redon, odilon

Origin of redness

before 900; Middle English rednesse, Old English rēadnes; see red1, -ness

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Word Origin and History for redness

redness

n.

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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper