bloodred

adjective
blood·​red | \ˈbləd-ˈred \

Definition of bloodred 

: having the color of blood

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His avatar is a simple color-field of his take on Valentino red, a shade imbued with a touch more coral than Mr. Garavani’s original bloodred hue. Steff Yotka, Vogue, "Valentino’s Pierpaolo Piccioli Joined Instagram Just in Time for the Met Gala," 8 May 2018

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First Known Use of bloodred

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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