1. [ verb ] (color) turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame
Synonyms: blush flush crimson

"The girl blushed when a young man whistled as she walked by"

Related terms: discolor bloom blushing_mushroom rouge blush
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 3873
3. [ verb ] (fine art,color) make red

"The setting sun reddened the sky"

Related terms: color color vermilion carmine rubify ruddle encrimson madder
4. [ verb ] (color) turn red or redder

"The sky reddened"

Related terms: discolor blush
Similar spelling:   redeem