vermilion Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “vermilion” in the English Dictionary

"vermilion" in British English

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vermilionnoun [C or U]

(also vermillion) uk   /vəˈmɪl.i.ən/  us   /vɚˈmɪl.jən/
a ​brightredcolour: She was ​wearing a ​jacket of ​bright vermilion.
adjective uk   us  
having a ​brightredcolour
(Definition of vermilion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vermilion”
in Spanish bermellón…
in Vietnamese có màu đỏ son…
in Malaysian berwarna merah merona…
in Thai สีแดงชาด…
in French vermillon…
in German das Zinnoberrot, zinnoberrot…
in Chinese (Simplified) 朱红色(的),鲜红色(的)…
in Indonesian warna merah cemerlang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 朱紅色(的),鮮紅色(的)…
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