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Red Square

Against his chest gleamed a blood-red square.
Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  a famous city square in Moscow that is renowned as the location for military parades
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  • Against his chest gleamed a blood-red square.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • She dips the brush in water and wets the paper, then taps at the red square.
    Katherine Applegate  --  The One and Only Ivan
  • I look at their shapes as they walk, the way shadow moves from one leg to another, the blocks of color, a red square of cardigan, a blue triangle of skirt.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • While the troops, dividing into two parts when passing around the Kremlin, were thronging the Moskva and the Stone bridges, a great many soldiers, taking advantage of the stoppage and congestion, turned back from the bridges and slipped stealthily and silently past the church of Vasili the Beatified and under the Borovitski gate, back up the hill to the Red Square where some instinct told them they could easily take things not belonging to them.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace

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  • One day I went to Red Square to see Lenin’s preserved body, not because I was interested in him as a communist forefather or anything, but just like the other tourists I went out of curiosity.
    Li Cunxin  --  Mao’s Last Dancer
  • St. Basil’s Cathedral in Red Square during the height of the early evening’s summer tourist onslaught.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Later, when the sun is up, its roof will be a perfect, strikingly red square against the dust because of the tomatoes his wife has set out to dry in the sun.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • A Log Cabin quilt is a thing every young woman should have before marriage, as it means the home; and there is always a red square at the centre, which means the hearth fire.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace
  • With laughing hands, he placed a sliver of strawberry on each bright yellow and red square of toast—making the whole thing look like a lurid snack that an old woman might serve at a bridge party.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Red Square [8] , Tiananmen Square [7] , National Mall [8]
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