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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Light violet and dark purple.

Usage examples (14)
  • The flowers are large, of a very rich violet-purple, and expand only by day and in comparatively sunny weather.
  • P. Capensis Alba is a greenhouse evergreen shrub, flowering in November, and growing to a height of 2 ft.P. Larpentae is good for a sunny border, in light soil: it bears...
  • We climbed out of the violet-purple shadows towards the upland where the last of the day lingered.
  • There are white and pink and variegated selections, although the typical violet-purple is still the easiest to find. for more
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