verb (used with object)
to make or cause to become red.
verb (used without object)
to become red.
to blush; flush.

1605–15; red1 + -en1

outredden, verb (used with object) Unabridged
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redden (ˈrɛdən)
1.  to make or become red
2.  (intr) to flush with embarrassment, anger, etc; blush

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Example sentences
The parasites redden the gaster, making it resemble a ripening berry.
Technology that could redden the skies and chill the planet is available right now.
The pale atmosphere in the room began now to redden as if in the air of some near conflagration.
They also tend to redden light coming from behind them, similar to the way haze in the air makes sunsets look red.
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