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Tshwuka - Red

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Definition of red
- Red adj
- Having any of numerous bright or strong colors reminiscent of the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies [syn: {reddish}, {ruddy}, {blood-red}, {carmine}, {cerise}, {cherry}, {cherry-red}, {crimson}, {ruby}, {ruby-red}, {scarlet}]
- Characterized by violence or bloodshed; "writes of crimson deeds and barbaric days"- Andrea Parke; "fann'd by Conquest's crimson wing"- Thomas Gray; "convulsed with red rage"- Hudson Strode [syn: {crimson}, {violent}]
- (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}, {reddened}, {red-faced}, {flushed}]
- Red with or characterized by blood; "waving our red weapons o'er our heads"- Shakespeare; "The Red Badge of Courage"; "the red rules of tooth and claw"- P.B.Sears n
- The quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood [syn: {redness}]
- A tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana [syn: {Red River}]
- Emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries [syn: {Bolshevik}, {Marxist}, {pinko}, {bolshie}]
- The amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue; "the company operated at a loss last year"; "the company operated in the red last year" [syn: {loss}, {red ink}] [ant: {gain}] [also: {redding}, {redded}, {reddest}, {redder}]
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Proverbs - Kuwa ro tshwuka ri na xivungu endzeni — A fig fruit which is pink has a worm inside

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