CRIMSON's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of crimson
Definition:
a. bloody
Example:
The Queen turned crimson with fury, and, after glaring at her for a moment like a wild beast, screamed 'Off with her head! Off--'
Sentence in Classic:
Everyone laughed or smiled at Aunt Kate and Aunt Julia and Mary Jane who all turned crimson with pleasure.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
In and out through the open woodwork was woven a crimson cord, which was secured at each side to the crosspiece below.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
She turned round on her chair, flushed crimson, and rapidly moving her fingers, pinched the clasp of her belt first with one hand and then with the other.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
His criticisms of Russian women, whom he wished to study, more than once made Vronsky crimson with indignation.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The king waved his right arm and, evidently nervous, sang something badly and sat down on a crimson throne.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The higher the sun rose the higher rose that cloud of dust, and through the screen of its hot fine particles one could look with naked eye at the sun, which showed like a huge crimson ball in the unclouded sky.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
With his very ears a bright purple shot with crimson, he pent up his indignation, however, and said:.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Another minute, and it was suffused with a crimson flush: and a heavy wildness came over the soft blue eye.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
The body shook and quivered and twisted in wild contortions; the sharp white teeth champed together till the lips were cut, and the mouth was smeared with a crimson foam.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
She wore her usual dress of darkish stuff, and there was no bow at her neck; but through her hair she had run a streak of crimson ribbon.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton Context
He rose with a start, his ingenuous face looking as though it had been dipped in crimson: even the reddish tint in his beard seemed to deepen.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context