beet red

adjective
variants: or red as a beet

Definition of beet red

: red in the face especially from embarrassment When she realized her mistake, she turned beet red.

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“Beet red.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beet%20red. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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