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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of a vivid red to reddish-orange color.

Usage examples (33)
  • For all-around fishing use I would go with an amber lense, although vermillion is also a good choice.
  • Matisse even tried, unsuccessfully, to persuade his friend Claude Renoir to change from the traditional red paint called vermillion to cadmium red.
  • Also in antique calf binding, vermillion edges, 10s. 6d.
  • It was a long store front painted a garish glossy vermillion. for more
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