Definition of Chinese-red

1. Adjective. Of a vivid red to reddish-orange color.

Exact synonyms: Cinnabar, Vermilion, Vermillion
Similar to: Chromatic
Derivative terms: Vermilion



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chinese-red

Chinamen
Chinamen's chances
Chinandega
Chinantec
Chinantecs
Chinatown
Chinatowner
Chinatowners
Chinchilla laniger
Chinchillidae
Chindia
Chindit
Chindits
Chinee
Chinese
Chinese-red
Chinese Crested Dog
Chinese New Year
Chinese New Years
Chinese Revolution
Chinese Shan
Chinese Taipei
Chinese Wall
Chinese Walls
Chinese alligator
Chinese angelica
Chinese angelica tree
Chinese anise
Chinese astrology
Chinese black mushroom

Literary usage of Chinese-red

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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. ..."

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