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Word of the day – ruddy

Word of the Day : September 11, 2020 Ruddy adjective RUDD-ee Definition 1 : having a healthy reddish color 2 : red, reddish 3 British — used as an intensive Did you know? In Old English, there were two related words referring to red coloring: rēad and rudu. Rēad evolved into our present-day red. Rudu evolved into rud (a word now encountered only in dialect or archaic usage) and ruddy. Most often, ruddy is … Continue reading Word of the day – ruddy