rubify

[roo-buh-fahy]

verb (used with object), ru·bi·fied, ru·bi·fy·ing.

to make red; redden: a distant fire that rubified the sky.

Origin of rubify

1350–1400; Middle English rubifien < Old French rubifierLatin rubefacere; see rubefacient, -ify
Related formsun·ru·bi·fied, adjective
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