noun, British Dialect.
robin (def 1).
(Brit) a dialect name for the robin (sense 1)
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. adverb 4. British Slang. damned: He’d ruddy well better be there. adjective -dier, -diest 1. (of the complexion) having a healthy reddish colour, usually resulting from an outdoor life […]
noun 1. a stiff-tailed American duck, Oxyura jamaicensis, the adult male of which has a brownish-red body, black crown, and white cheeks. noun 1. a small duck, Oxyura jamaicensis, that inhabits marshes, ponds, etc, in North America and N South America and has a stiff upright tail. The male has a reddish-brown body and blue […]
noun 1. a common shorebird, Arenaria interpres, of the New and Old World arctic, wintering south to southern South America and Australia and having striking reddish-brown, black, and white plumage.
adjective, ruder, rudest. 1. discourteous or impolite, especially in a deliberate way: a rude reply. 2. without culture, learning, or refinement: rude, illiterate peasants. 3. rough in manners or behavior; unmannerly; uncouth. 4. rough, harsh, or ungentle: rude hands. 5. roughly wrought, built, or formed; of a crude construction or kind: a rude cottage. 6. […]