Entry from British & World English dictionary
Having a complexion of a healthy red colour.
- I half-turned to come face to face with a ruddy-complexioned bloke about my own age, perhaps a little less.
- Devonshire in middle life resembled a solemn, ruddy-complexioned walrus with a strong jaw.
- He is 87, a ruddy-complexioned, curly gray-haired soft-spoken man.
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