- Having the color of the vermilion dye.
- Having a brilliant red colour.
- A type of red dye worn in the parting of the hair by married Hindu women.
- A vivid red or slightly orange colour.
"vermilion colour: "
- A vivid red synthetic pigment made of mercury sulfide.
- A red skin of the lip or its border with the skin of the face.
- (transitive) To color or paint vermilion.