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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 crim·son /ˈkrɪmzən/
 深紅色(a.)深紅色的(vt.)(vi.)(使)變為深紅色,臉紅

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crim·son n.  A deep red color tinged with blue; also, red color in general.
    Though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool.   --Is. i. 18.
    A maid yet rosed over with the virgin crimson of modesty.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crim·son, a. Of a deep red color tinged with blue; deep red. “A crimson tide.”
    The blushing poppy with a crimson hue.   --Prior.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crim·son, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Crimsoned p. pr. & vb. n. Crimsoning.] To dye with crimson or deep red; to redden.
    Signed in thy spoil and crimsoned in thy lethe.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crim·son, v. t. To become crimson; to blush.
    Ancient towers . . . beginning to crimson with the radiant luster of a cloudless July morning.   --De Quincey.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 crimson
      adj 1: having any of numerous bright or strong colors reminiscent
             of the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or
             rubies [syn: red, reddish, ruddy, blood-red, carmine,
              cerise, cherry, cherry-red, ruby, ruby-red,
              scarlet]
      2: characterized by violence or bloodshed; "writes of crimson
         deeds and barbaric days"- Andrea Parke; "fann'd by
         Conquest's crimson wing"- Thomas Gray; "convulsed with red
         rage"- Hudson Strode [syn: red, violent]
      3: (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if
         with blood from emotion or exertion; "crimson with fury";
         "turned red from exertion"; "with puffy reddened eyes";
         "red-faced and violent"; "flushed (or crimson) with
         embarrassment" [syn: red, reddened, red-faced, flushed]
      n : a deep and vivid red [syn: ruby, deep red]
      v : turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame; "The girl blushed
          when a young man whistled as she walked by" [syn: blush,
           flush, redden]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

 Crimson
    See COLOUR.