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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “go/turn beetroot (red)”

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go/turn beetroot (red)

( also go as red as a beetroot, US go beet red, go as red as a beet)
to have a red face because you are embarrassed
(因为尴尬)脸色绯红
Whenever I talked about his past life, he would go beetroot.
每当我说起他过去的生活时他都满脸绯红。
Expressing and showing feelings
Translations of “go/turn beetroot (red)”
in Chinese (Traditional) (因為尷尬)臉色緋紅…
(Definition of go/turn beetroot (red) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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