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真っ赤, 真赤, まっか

  • makka
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • bright red
  • deep red
  • flushed (of face)

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • downright (e.g. lie)
  • complete
  • utter

Examples of 真っ赤,真赤,まっか in a Sentence

真っ赤夕焼け明日晴天告げた
The deep red of the setting sun portended fine weather.
そいつは真っ赤うそ
That's a blessed lie.
恥ずかし真っ赤になっていた。
His cheeks were burning with shame.
彼女はずかしくて真っ赤になった。
She blushed with shame.
Father went red with anger when I behaved rudely towards him.
The first thing that hits you is the bright red discount drugstore sign.
彼女突然まっかになった。
Her face turned red suddenly.
Incidentally, that the gills of fish are bright red is because there are many 'capillary vessels' collected there, the same as for lungs.
彼女怒り燃えて真っ赤だった
Her face was ablaze with anger.
I saw a bright red Ferrari parked at the campus gates and my jaw just dropped.

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