Definition of ruddy-complexioned in English:

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Entry from British & World English dictionary


Having a complexion of a healthy red colour.
Example sentences
  • 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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