But in the book, Father carmine just has one unhealthy tabby cat.
Or Mr. carmine, a Yonkers toupee-maker with a thick Italian accent and a (very) full head of gray hair.
He went on: “We told her (carmine) that Jacintha was admitted to hospital for blood pressure problems.”
Cooper and Renner are solid as the loose cannon Richie and the upstanding carmine, respectively.
When heated in a tube, oxide of selenium of a carmine red rises along with selenic acid, white and deliquescent.
Her carmine lips vaticinated with an extraordinary rapidity.
Mr. carmine was standing in the hall with his legs very wide apart reading The Times for the fourth time.
carmine caught on his thirty-five yards, made a short gain and was downed.
The paper is a very white wove variety, and the color of the impression is in carmine.
They could only be of love; for he saw the carmine on her cheeks as she listened to them.
1712, originally of the dyestuff, from French carmin (12c.), from Medieval Latin carminium, from Arabic qirmiz "crimson" (see kermes). Form influenced in Latin by minium "red lead, cinnabar," a word said to be of Iberian origin. As an adjective from 1737; as a color name from 1799.
carmine car·mine (kär'mĭn, -mīn')
A crimson pigment derived from cochineal.