AskDefine | Define reddened

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reddened adj
1 (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion; "crimson with fury"; "turned red from exertion"; "with puffy reddened eyes"; "red-faced and violent"; "flushed (or crimson) with embarrassment" [syn: crimson, red, red-faced, flushed]
2 lighted with red light as if with flames; "streets ablaze with lighted Christmas trees"; "the inflamed clouds at sunset"; "reddened faces around the campfire" [syn: ablaze(p), inflamed]

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English

Adjective

  1. Made red.
    Her reddened face told me she was angry.

Verb

reddened
  1. past of redden
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