rud•dyPronunciation: (rud'ē), [key]
—adj., -di•er, -di•est,
of or having a fresh, healthy red color: a ruddy complexion.
red or reddish.
3. Brit. Slang.
damned: a ruddy fool.
damned: He'd ruddy well better be there.
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