becoming red; blushing.
(literary) reddening; blushing
rubescent ru·bes·cent (rōō-běs’ənt)
Turning red; reddening.
adjective 1. belonging to the Rubiaceae, the madder family of plants. adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Rubiaceae, a widely distributed family of trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants that includes the coffee and cinchona trees, gardenia, madder, and bedstraws
noun 1. a river in N Italy flowing E into the Adriatic. 15 miles (24 km) long: in crossing this ancient boundary between Cisalpine Gaul and Italy, to march against Pompey in 49 b.c., Julius Caesar made a major military commitment. Idioms 2. cross / pass the Rubicon, to take a decisive, irrevocable step: Our […]
adjective 1. red or reddish; ruddy: a rubicund complexion. adjective 1. of a reddish colour; ruddy; rosy