Translation of "red" - English-Portuguese dictionary

red

adjective uk /red/ us /red/ comparative redder, superlative reddest

A1 being the same colour as blood

vermelho
a red shirt

A2 describes hair that is an orange-brown colour

ruivo
Both children have red hair.
go red

If someone goes red, their face becomes red because they are embarrassed or angry.

ficar vermelho
He kissed her on the cheek and she went bright red.
noun uk /red/ us /red/

A2 the colour of blood

vermelho
be in the red

If your bank account is in the red, you have spent more money than there was in it.

estar no vermelho
see red

to become very angry

ficar bravo
Bad drivers make me see red.

(Translation of “red” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)