Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 02/27/16 Ruddy

Ruddy (adjective, adverb)
ruddy [ruhd-ee]

adjective ruddier, ruddiest.
1. of or having a fresh, healthy red color: a ruddy complexion.
2. red or reddish.
3. British Slang. damned: a ruddy fool.

4. British Slang. damned: He'd ruddy well better be there.

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Origin: before 1100; Middle English rudi, Old English rudig. See rudd, -y

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