marked by red letters, as festival days in the church calendar.
memorable; especially important or happy:
a red-letter day in his life.
verb (used with object), red-lighted, red-lighting. 1. Informal. to stop or deter by means of or as if with a red light. redlight
verb (used with object), red-lighted, red-lighting. 1. Informal. to stop or deter by means of or as if with a red light. noun 1. a red lamp, used as a traffic signal to mean “stop.”. 2. an order or directive to halt an action, project, etc.: There’s a red light on all unnecessary expenses. 3. […]
- Red-light district
noun 1. an area or district in a city in which many houses of prostitution are located.
verb (used with object), redlined, redlining. 1. to treat by redlining (an area or neighborhood). 2. to establish the recommended safe speed of (an airplane): The bomber is redlined at 650 miles an hour. 3. to draw a canceling red line through (an item on a list). 4. to mark or designate for cancellation, rejection, […]