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English definition of “orange”

orange

noun uk   /ˈɒr.ɪndʒ/ us    /ˈɔːr-/

orange noun (FRUIT)

A1 [C] a round sweet fruit that has a thick orange skin and an orange centre divided into many parts: a glass of orange juiceTypes of fruit

orange noun (COLOUR)

[C or U] a colour between red and yellow: Orange is her favourite colour.

orange

adjective uk   /ˈɒr.ɪndʒ/ us    /ˈɔːr-/
A1 of a colour between red and yellow: The setting sun filled the sky with a deep orange glow.Common coloursLess common colours
orangeness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Common coloursLess common colours
(Definition of orange from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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