Crimson and Vermilion


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Crimson noun – A deep and vivid red color.
Vermilion is a synonym for crimson. In some cases you can use "Vermilion" instead the word "Crimson" as a noun or an adjective.
Nearby Words: crimsoned, crimsoning
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Vermilion noun – A variable color that is vivid red but sometimes with an orange tinge.
Crimson is a synonym for vermilion in color of blood topic. You can use "Crimson" instead the word "Vermilion" as a noun or an adjective.
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  • Video Game / Penny Arcade Adventures Along with this, Tycho's in denial about his shirt color here, claiming it's not red but "vermilion" or "crimson" or "salmon" or something.
  • In Sword of Vermilion, the tricky to find Crimson Armor heals you 8 HP per step taken, but is otherwise rather weak, so its usefulness is debatable.
  • Shortly afterward, she becomes the Crimson Red Vermilion, which to Akiha is, for all intents and purposes, equal to death for her, as once a Tohno has lost to their inversion impulse they're no longer human.
    Source: Mate or Die
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