Definition of Chinese-red
1. Adjective. Of a vivid red to reddish-orange color.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chinese-red
Literary usage of Chinese-red
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Chinese Cook Book by Shiu Wong Chan (1917)
"CHINESE RED CHEESE ft ft NOUM YUE For this the bean cake is made of Chinese red beans. (a) Wrap up the cakes in a piece of cloth in ..."
2. The Collected Writings of Hermann August Seger by Hermann August Seger, Hermann Hecht, Eduard Cramer (1902)
"Consequently the Chinese red ware can be decorated only with difficulty with gold and enamels or over-glaze colors. But with the glaze given this can very ..."
3. Music of the Wild: With Reproductions of the Performers, Their Instruments by Gene Stratton-Porter (1910)
"... color of chinese-red and coral-pink attracted me, and on investigation I found a ... revealing four partitions covered by a thin chinese-red membrane. ..."
4. Workshop Receipts by Ernest Spon, Robert Haldane, Charles George Warnford Lock (1883)
"Mineral orange red, 5 oz. ; Chinese red, 2 oz. Blue.—Celestial blue, 2 oz. ; marine blue, 3 oz. Green.—Mineral green, 2 oz. ; chrome green, 3 oz. Brown. ..."