ruddle


1rud·dle

noun \ˈrə-dəl\

Definition of RUDDLE

:  red ocher

Origin of RUDDLE

diminutive of rud red ocher
First Known Use: 1538

Rhymes with RUDDLE

2ruddle

verb
rud·dledrud·dling \ˈrəd-liŋ, ˈrə-dəl-iŋ\

Definition of RUDDLE

transitive verb
:  to color with or as if with red ocher :  redden

First Known Use of RUDDLE

1718

Rhymes with RUDDLE

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