East Indian sparsely prickly annual herb or perennial subshrub widely cultivated for its fleshy calyxes used in tarts and jelly and for its bast fiber
- A bright red welt rose on his arm.
- A red light is usually a signal of danger.
- He wore a red carnation in his buttonhole.
- The boy is daubing a piece of paper with red ink.
- He pulled a red sweater on over his shirt.
- Keep on go till you come to a red brick building.