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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cerise  \Ce*rise"\,  a.  [F.,  a  cherry.  See  {Cherry}.] 
  Cherry-colored;  a  light  bright  red;  --  applied  to  textile 
  fabrics,  especially  silk. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cerise 
  adj  :  having  any  of  numerous  bright  or  strong  colors  reminiscent 
  of  the  color  of  blood  or  cherries  or  tomatoes  or  rubies 
  [syn:  {red},  {reddish},  {ruddy},  {blood-red},  {carmine}, 
  {cherry},  {cherry-red},  {crimson},  {ruby},  {ruby-red}, 
  {scarlet}] 
  n  :  a  red  the  color  of  ripe  cherries  [syn:  {cherry},  {cherry  red}] 




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