rubicund

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adjective ru·bi·cund \ˈrü-bi-(ˌ)kənd\

Definition of rubicund

  1. :  ruddy

rubicundity

play \ˌrü-bi-ˈkən-də-tē\ noun

Examples of rubicund in a Sentence

  1. the rubicund face of his father

  2. the rubicund face of a man who clearly got a lot of fresh air and exercise

Origin and Etymology of rubicund

Middle English rubicunde, from Latin rubicundus, from rubēre to be red; akin to Latin rubeus


RUBICUND Defined for English Language Learners

rubicund

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Definition of rubicund for English Language Learners

  • : having red or pink skin



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