carmined

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

carmine +‎ -ed

Adjective[edit]

carmined (comparative more carmined, superlative most carmined)

  1. Coloured with carmine.
    • 1932, Sinclair Lewis, Babbitt (page 441)
      Their stockings were of lustrous silk, their slippers costly and unnatural, their lips carmined and their eyebrows penciled.