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rubicund

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adjective ru·bi·cund \ˈrü-bi-(ˌ)kənd\

Simple Definition of rubicund

  • : having red or pink skin

Full Definition of rubicund

  1. :  ruddy

ru·bi·cun·di·ty play \ˌrü-bi-ˈkən-də-tē\ noun

Examples of rubicund

  1. the rubicund face of his father

  2. <the rubicund face of a man who clearly got a lot of fresh air and exercise>



Origin of rubicund

Middle English rubicunde, from Latin rubicundus, from rubēre to be red; akin to Latin rubeus


First Known Use: 15th century

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