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English Meaning(s) for 赤

  1. red; crimson; scarlet
  2. red-containing colour (e.g. brown, pink, orange)
  3. Red (i.e. communist) (often written as アカ)
  4. red light (traffic)
  5. red ink (i.e. in finance or proof-reading); (in) the red
no adjective
  1. complete; total; perfect; obvious
  1. copper
  2. red 5-point card

Definition and Synonyms for 赤

Communist a member of the communist party
Synonyms: , 赤い
Rouge makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks
Synonyms: ルージュ, , , , 赤い, 頬紅
Lip Rouge makeup that is used to color the lips
Synonyms: ルージュ, リップスティック, 口紅, 棒紅, , , , 赤い
Red red color or pigment
Synonyms: レッド, 丹色, , , 朱塗り, , 赤い, 赤み, 赤む, 赤色
Communism a political theory favoring collectivism in a classless society
Synonyms: コミュニズム, 共産主義, , 赤い
Red Light the signal to stop
Synonyms: , 赤い, 赤信号
Communism a form of socialism that abolishes private ownership
Synonyms: コミュニズム, 共産主義, , 赤い
Communist a socialist who advocates communism
Synonyms: コミュニスト, 共産主義者, , 赤い
Red the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
Synonyms: レッド, 丹色, , , 朱塗り, , 赤い, 赤み, 赤む, 赤色

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Categories 赤 is a member of

Make-Up cosmetics applied to the face to improve or change your appearance
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Spectral Colour a color that has hue
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Political Orientation an orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation
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Stoplight a visual signal to control the flow of traffic at intersections
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Socialist Economy an economic system based on state ownership of capital
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Politician a person active in party politics
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Socialist a political advocate of socialism
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Sample Sentences for 赤

If you mix blue and red, you'll get purple.
If you mix blue and red, you get violet.
The fire burned brightly, giving forth a comforting warmth.
I made sure that children who'd forgotten their red pencil came to borrow one.
There are several flowers. One is red, another is white, and the others are yellow.

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