"vermilion" in the noun sense
1. scarlet, vermilion, orange red
a variable color that is vivid red but sometimes with an orange tinge
"vermilion" in the verb sense
"vermilion" in the adjective sense
1. vermilion, vermillion, cinnabar, Chinese-red
of a vivid red to reddish-orange color
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