Definition of reddish
: tinged with red
Recent Examples of reddish from the Web
The person is described as a white man between 5-foot-6 and 5-foot-10, weighing between 180 and 220 lbs. with reddish-brown hair, according to the state police.
The plant has either a flat green/gray leaf or tinges of reddish tones.
The images show a blob of swirling reddish hues in the middle of Jupiter’s white clouds.
Chosen by the Flyers in the second round of the 2016 draft (52nd overall), Wade Allison has the size, the aggression, even the reddish hair.
Himba, otjize – Women of the semi-nomadic Himba tribe in northern Namibia are famous for their reddish hair and complexion.
As part of the restoration, the paint was stripped away to the original coat of reddish ceramic paint that was baked on when the sign was first made, Rhea said.
The Buck Moth caterpillar has a reddish head and small white spots and spiny barbed structures protruding from each segment of its body.
For Cassie's remembrance tree, Sanchez chose an autumn blaze maple that bursts forth with a deep reddish purple color each year because purple was her favorite color.
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First Known Use of reddish
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Definition of reddish for English Language Learners
: somewhat red
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Definition of reddish for Students
: somewhat red
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