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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A purple quartz stone often used in jewelry.

Usage examples (31)
  • Karen's brother gave her an amethyst ring for her sixteenth birthday.
  • The amethyst is a precious stone, clear and translucent, with a colour inclining to purple.
  • That amethyst is lovely in its own way.
  • The Alice sweaters are available in warm dark colours such as amethyst, coal, emerald, navy and ruby. for more
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