rubied

/rooh"beed/, adj.
having a color like that of a ruby; deep red.
[1600-10; RUBY + -ED3]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • rubied — [ro͞o′bēd΄] adj. colored like a ruby; deep red …   English World dictionary

  • Rubied — Ruby Ru by, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rubied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rubying}.] To make red; to redden. [R.] Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rubied — ru·bied …   English syllables

  • rubied — ˈrübēd, bid adjective Etymology: ruby (I) + ed : made like a ruby in color …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ruby — Ru by, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rubied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rubying}.] To make red; to redden. [R.] Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rubying — Ruby Ru by, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rubied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rubying}.] To make red; to redden. [R.] Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ru|bi|ous — «ROO bee uhs», adjective. red; rubied …   Useful english dictionary

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