Redden - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈredn|  American pronunciation of the word redden
Brit.  |ˈrɛd(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word redden

verb

- turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame (syn: blush, crimson, flush)
- make red

The setting sun reddened the sky

- turn red or redder

The sky reddened

Examples

First-degree burns redden the skin.

Her face reddened when her name was announced.

Sue's face reddened.

The setting sun reddened the sky

The sky reddened

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: redden
he/she/it: reddens
present participle: reddening
past tense: reddened
past participle: reddened
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