noun, often capitalized G \ˈgȯi(y)ə\
variants: or

goya red

Definition of goya



  1. :  a strong red that is deeper than geranium (see geranium 3a), yellower and deeper than geranium red, and bluer and deeper than average cherry red —called also cadmium carmine, currant, English red, English vermilion, minium, oriental red, orient red, red currant, vermilion

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Origin and Etymology of goya

after Francisco de Goya y Lucientes †1828 Spanish painter

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capable of being understood in two ways

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