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raddle (v.)

"color coarsely with red or rouge," 1630s, from raddle (n.) "red ochre used as paint, layer of red pigment" (mid-14c.), fromrad, a variant of red. Related: Raddled, raddling.

                     As it were to dream of
morticians' daughters raddled but amorous
[Pound, from Canto LXXIV]

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Definitions of raddle from WordNet
1
raddle (v.)
twist or braid together, interlace;
Synonyms: ruddle
raddle (v.)
mark or paint with raddle;
2
raddle (n.)
a red iron ore used in dyeing and marking;
Synonyms: ruddle / reddle
From wordnet.princeton.edu