orange-red orange-red

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of red tinged with orange

Usage(s):

  1. Out of a cloud, like a falcon striking at a swan, came a Nazi pursuit ship, the machine-gun muzzles along its black wings blinking like baleful orange-red eyes.
  2. Groundlings saw its orange-red path, heard a mighty rumbling and hissing.
  3. Both sexes have four large, orange-red teeth which can sever a human finger in a single snap.

News

  1. American fire nears containment; smoke still thick from Rim fire

    A red dawn shines over Lake Tahoe in Crystal Bay at about 7:30 a.m. Friday, as the sun shines orange-red amid all the smoke.
    on August 26, 2013     Source: Tahoe Daily Tribune

  2. American fire nears containment; Tahoe-area smoke begins to fade

    A red dawn shines over Lake Tahoe in Crystal Bay at about 7:30 a.m. Friday, as the sun shines orange-red amid all the smoke.
    on August 26, 2013     Source: Tahoe Daily Tribune

  3. C-J readers submit stunning photos of Kansas

    The landscape of Kansas depends on where you're standing and what time of year and time it is. Perhaps it's the luscious green rolling Flint Hills, or the orange-red sunsets of summer.
    on August 26, 2013     Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal

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