Definition of crimson
characterized by violence
or bloodshed; "writes of crimson deeds
days"- Andrea Parke; "fann'd by Conquest's crimson
wing"- Thomas Gray; "convulsed with red rage"- Hudson Strode
(especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood
or exertion; "crimson with fury"; "turned red from exertion"; "with puffy
reddened eyes"; "red-faced and violent"; "flushed (or crimson) with embarrassment"