Definition of red-ochred in US English:

red-ochred

(also red-ochered)

adjective

  • Coloured or stained with red ochre.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Thomas James (1786–1828), bishop of Calcutta and writer on art. Either from red ochre + -ed, or from red-ochre + -ed.

Pronunciation

red-ochred

/rɛdˈəʊkəd/