1. a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Similar word(s): inflammation
2. red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
Similar word(s): red
Definition categories: attribute
Sentences with redness as a noun:
- Nancy Reagan is famous for the redness of her wardrobe.
- Redness and swelling are associated with certain superficial infections.