Definition of orange adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈɒrɪndʒ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɔːrɪndʒ//
    , NAmE//ˈɑːrɪndʒ//
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  1. 1   bright reddish-yellow in colour yellow and orange flames There was a warm orange glow in the sky.
  2. 2 Orange related to or belonging to a Protestant political group which believes that Northern Ireland should remain part of the UK an Orange march
  3. Word Originlate Middle English: from Old French orenge (in the phrase pomme d'orenge), based on Arabic nāranj, from Persian nārang.
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