noun \ˈrəd, ˈrd\

Definition of RUDD

:  a freshwater Eurasian cyprinid fish (Scardinius erythrophthalmus) resembling the golden shiner

Origin of RUDD

probably from rud redness, red ocher, from Middle English rude, from Old English rudu — more at ruddy
First Known Use: 1526

Rhymes with RUDD


biographical name \ˈrəd\

Definition of RUDD

Kevin Michael 1957– prime min. of Australia (2007–10; 2013)


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