vermilion
1. [ adjective ] of a vivid red to reddish-orange color
Synonyms: cinnabar vermillion chinese-red
Related terms: chromatic
2. [ adjective ] (color) of a vivid red to reddish-orange color
Synonyms: cinibar Chinese-red vermillion
Related terms: chromatic
3. [ verb ] (fine art,color) color vermilion
Related terms: redden scarlet
4. [ noun ] (color) a variable color that is vivid red but sometimes with an orange tinge
Synonyms: orange_red scarlet
Related terms: red
Similar spelling:   vermillion
  Vermilyea