apple red


Definition of apple red

: a vivid red that is yellower and slightly lighter and stronger than carmine, duller and slightly bluer than Castilian red, yellower and paler than madder crimson, bluer and duller than pimento, and bluer and slightly deeper than scarlet

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“Apple red.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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