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Rubicund

WordmeaningRubicund (ru-bi-cund) An adjective originating from the 15th century’s Middle English “rubicunde” and Latin “rubicundus” stemming from “rebere” and “rubeus” meaning “to be red.”

Meaning: Ruddy, high-colored, red or reddish, or rosy.

Ex. His rubicund cheeks were a result of working in the crisp morning air of Spring.