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How to use rubicund in a sentence

He poked his rubicund face out from the shadow of the chaise's canopy and peered to right and to left.
THE LANDLOPERHOLMAN DAY
And then came a market gardener, a large, rubicund, genial man named Fox.
ADVENTURES AND ENTHUSIASMSE. V. LUCAS
In a little while the heavy door opened, and a portly, rubicund man came out with a smile on his face.
THE CRISIS, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
His nose was peeled from sunburn, but his round and rubicund face fairly oozed good humour.
ISLE O' DREAMSFREDERICK F. MOORE
The dreadful admission brought a dull flush to Mr. Gibney's already rubicund countenance.
CAPTAIN SCRAGGSPETER B. KYNE
McGuffey coughed and tears as big as marbles cascaded down the honest Gibney's rubicund countenance.
CAPTAIN SCRAGGSPETER B. KYNE
Discoloration of the veins of the nose, resulting in an appearance abnormally rubicund.
PUNCHINELLO, VOL. 1, NO. 8, MAY 21, 1870VARIOUS
He was a short man with a smiling and rubicund face, and he wore yellow kid gloves.
THE ETERNAL CITYHALL CAINE
He was very large and rubicund, with a resonant voice and a gusty dominant manner.
THIRTYHOWARD VINCENT O'BRIEN
He smiled approvingly at a shrivelled form with hobbling gait; but from the fat and the rubicund he turned with severest frown.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 14, NO. 85, NOVEMBER, 1864VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO RUBICUND

  • aflush
  • blooming
  • blushing
  • colored
  • coral
  • deep pink
  • fresh
  • glowing
  • healthy-looking
  • high-colored
  • incarnadine
  • pale red
  • peach
  • red
  • red-complexioned
  • red-faced
  • rose-colored
  • roseate
  • rubicund
  • ruddy
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