Translation of "red" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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redadjective

uk /red/ us /red/ redder, reddest

A1 of the colour of fresh blood

紅的,紅色的
red lipstick 紅色唇膏
The dress was bright red. 這件連衣裙是鮮紅色的。

A2 used to describe hair that is an orange-brown colour

(毛髮)紅褐色的
go/turn (bright) red

B2 If you go/turn red, your face becomes red because you are angry or embarrassed.

(因為憤怒或窘迫)臉漲得通紅的
Look, you've embarrassed him - he's gone bright red! 瞧,你讓他很尷尬——他的臉都紅了!

If your eyes are red, the white part of your eyes and the skin around your eyes is red, because of crying, tiredness, too much alcohol, etc.

(眼睛)布滿血絲的,紅腫的,充血的

More examples

  • This heat has made me come out in an itchy red rash.
  • She drives a red sports car.
  • Nicky and I both have red hair but hers is lighter than mine.
  • She had a red mark on her arm where she'd burned herself.
  • He was signalling with a red flag.

rednoun [ C or U ]

uk /red/ us /red/

A2 the colour of fresh blood

紅,紅色
She uses a lot of reds and pinks in her paintings. 她的畫作中大量使用紅色和粉紅色。
I've always worn a lot of red. 我一向是穿紅色衣服居多。
She was dressed all in red. 她穿了一身紅。

More examples

  • He drew a heart and coloured it red.
  • The colour red is used to denote passion or danger.
  • In autumn, the leaves turn a dusky red.
  • He said, by way of explanation, that he hadn't seen the traffic light change to red.
  • She looks best in bright, vibrant colours, like red and pink.

Idiom(s)

Rednoun [ C ]

uk /red/ us /red/ mainly disapproving

a person who has socialist or communist political opinions

社會主義者;共産主義者;赤色分子

(Translation of “red” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)