Definition of oxblood in English:

oxblood

noun

  • 1The blood of an ox.

  • 2A deep red, tinged with brown, resembling the colour of oxblood.

adjective

  • Of the colour of oxblood; specifically of a deep red colour tinged with brown.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Palladius' De Re Rustica. From ox + blood.

Pronunciation

oxblood

/ˈɒksblʌd/