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redden

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verb red·den \ˈre-dən\

Simple Definition of redden

  • : to make something red or to become red

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of redden

reddened

reddening

play \ˈred-niŋ, ˈre-dən-iŋ\
  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make red or reddish

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to become red; especially :  blush

Examples of redden in a sentence

  1. First-degree burns redden the skin.

  2. Her face reddened when her name was announced.



Circa 1611

First Known Use of redden

circa 1611

Rhymes with redden


REDDEN Defined for Kids

redden

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verb red·den \ˈre-dən\

Definition of redden for Students

reddened

reddening

  1. :  to make or become red <The cold reddened our cheeks.>





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