noun, U.S. Politics.
a state of the U.S. that usually votes Republican.
any U.S. state that tends to vote for candidates of the Republican party in a general election
The phrase “red state, blue state, purple state” represents the American political map during a general election.
noun 1. a U.S. surface-to-surface ballistic missile powered by a single rocket engine.
noun 1. a compound of oil and sesquioxide of iron used for polishing brass, steel, silver, etc.; crocus or rouge.
- Red supergiant
red supergiant An extremely large red giant star with a minimum of 15 solar masses. The best known red supergiant is Betelgeuse, with a luminosity about 10,000 times that of the Sun. When a supergiant collapses into a supernova, it may result in either a neutron star or a black hole.
verb (used with object), red-tagged, red-tagging. 1. to attach a red tag to, as merchandise for special sale. 2. to identify for a specific purpose; earmark: The inspector red-tagged the restaurant for health violations. adjective 3. pertaining to or composed of something that has been red-tagged: the store’s annual red-tag sale. noun 1. a tag […]