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pillar-box red

Translation of pillar-box red in Spanish:

noun

  • uncountable
    rojo (masculine) brillante
    (before noun) pillar-box red hair/suit
    pelo (masculine) /traje (masculine) rojo brillante
    Example sentences
    • They were an emergency service. That's why they were painted pillar-box red.
    • The show-off specimens today, though, are the Japanese maples in Acer Glade and Silk Wood: pillar-box red, fuchsia pink, Jaffa orange.
    • I did dye my hair red, pillar-box red, twice, once when I was about 15, once about a month ago.

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