Pronunciation of Ruddy
/ɹˈʌdi/, /ɹˈʌdi/, /ɹ_ˈʌ_d_i/
Synonyms for ruddy:
Other synonyms and related words:
bloody, reddish orange, chromatic, sanguine, blamed, ruby-red, flamboyant, blooming, aureate, execrable, glowing, florid, blood-red, blasted, red carpet, violent, rosy, red-faced, reddish, accursed, bright, reddened, infernal, full-blooded, cursed, damned, healthy, sunburned, cherry red, rubicund, blessed, confounded, darn.
pinkish, blushing (adjective)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
red (noun, adjective)
Usage examples for ruddy:
- Light sandy hair, blue eyes, ruddy complexion,- is so white as very easily to pass for a free white man. - "Slavery and the Constitution", William Ingersoll Bowditch.
- When he came he was ruddy with running and his funny face looked more twinkling than usual. - "The Secret Garden", Frances Hodgson Burnett.
- She stared almost fascinated at the vision of blue eyes, coral cheeks, white neck, and ruddy- brown hair. - "For the Sake of the School", Angela Brazil.