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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REDDISH

The Mann Ranges are very high and rough, and are composed of reddish granite.

Now the whole Cathedral was glowing with a reddish yellow light.

Then she glanced at a little jar full of a sort of reddish dye.

It has a tendency to turn the milk or cream in which it is cooked to a reddish color.

Sometimes of a bright amethyst but usually of a reddish brown.

The gills are broad, crowded, whitish-gray, reddish when bruised.

The flesh is yellowish, changing to reddish or brownish when bruised.

He further remarked, that the article was covered with a reddish mold.

Varieties with reddish, purple, and white flowers are also in cultivation.

They seem to grow from the roots, and are quite soft and reddish in color.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from red (adj.1) + -ish. Related: Reddishness.

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