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Definition of Ruddy

Ruddy
Ruddy Rud"dy, a. [Compar. Ruddier; superl. Ruddiest.] [AS. rudig. See Rud, n.] 1. Of a red color; red, or reddish; as, a ruddy sky; a ruddy flame. --Milton. They were more ruddy in body than rubies. --Lam. iv. 7. 2. Of a lively flesh color, or the color of the human skin in high health; as, ruddy cheeks or lips. --Dryden. Ruddy duck (Zo["o]l.), an American duck (Erismatura rubida) having a broad bill and a wedge-shaped tail composed of stiff, sharp feathers. The adult male is rich brownish red on the back, sides, and neck, black on the top of the head, nape, wings, and tail, and white on the cheeks. The female and young male are dull brown mixed with blackish on the back; grayish below. Called also dunbird, dundiver, ruddy diver, stifftail, spinetail, hardhead, sleepy duck, fool duck, spoonbill, etc. Ruddy plover (Zo["o]l.) the sanderling.
Ruddy
Ruddy Rud"dy, v. t. To make ruddy. [R.] --Sir W. Scott.

Meaning of Ruddy from wikipedia

- Ruddy is a reddish-rosy crimson colour, closer to red than to rose. Ruddy may refer to: Ruddy duck (Oxyura jamaicensis), a species of duck from the Americas...
- Christopher Ruddy (born January 28, 1965) is the CEO of Newsmax Media, which publishes Newsmax.com and broadcasts the Newsmax TV network. A personal friend...
- Ruddy (born 24 October 1986) is an English professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Wolverhampton Wanderers. Ruddy began...
- Albert S. Ruddy (born March 28, 1930) is a Canadian-born film and television producer. Albert Stotland Ruddy was born to a Jewish family in Montreal and...
- The ruddy duck (Oxyura jamaicensis) is a duck from North America and one of the stiff-tailed ducks. The genus name is derived from Ancient Gr**** oxus...
- The ruddy shelduck (Tadorna ferruginea), known in India as the Brahminy duck, is a member of the family Anatidae. It is a distinctive waterfowl, 58 to...
- Ruddy Lilian Thuram-Ulien (French pronunciation: ​[li.ljɑ̃ ty.ʁam]; born 1 January 1972) is a French retired professional football defender and the most...
- Ruddy Rosario Rodríguez de Lucía (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈruði roˈðɾiɣes]; born March 20, 1967), a former Miss Venezuela World, is an actress, model...
- cropped in a ring above the ears, and clean-shaven". His complexion was ruddy, the face lean with a prominent and pointed nose. Depending on his mood...
- Craig Ruddy (born 8 August 1968, Forestville, Sydney) is an Australian artist. In 2004 Ruddy won the Archibald Prize for his charcoal drawing of David...
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