(noun, adjective, verb)


1. of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies

Similar word(s): chromatic, carmine, cerise, cherry, crimson, red, reddish, ruby, ruddy

Sentences with scarlet as an adjective:

- a scarlet woman


1. a variable color that is vivid red but sometimes with an orange tinge

Similar word(s): vermilion

Definition categories: attribute, red, redness

Sentences with scarlet as a noun:

- scarlet colour:


1. To dye or tinge with scarlet.