Noun(1) any of numerous low-growing violas with small flowers(2) a variable color that lies beyond blue in the spectrum
Adjective(1) of a color intermediate between red and blue
(1) His scales were a dark violet color; they shone brilliantly in the firelight.(2) These wavelengths correspond to colors in the visible spectrum ranging from violet to blue to green to yellow to orange, and then red.(3) He was splendidly dressed in the royal scarlet and bluish violet .(4) Celadon green and light violet are gorgeous together, says Delaney.(5) Jason's face turned an awesome shade of violet , almost like the large earrings I had chosen to wear today, and he emitted a low, pained groan.(6) Last but not least, it was in 1971 when New Jersey finally adopted the purple violet , Viola sororia, as their official state flower.(7) The flowers appear in shades of blue, purple, violet and white.(8) While copper beech has a reddish tinge, the leaves of Riversii have a rich depth of colour best described as bitter chocolate tinged with deep violet .(9) Now, it was not a bluish sort of violet , but pure, clear purple.(10) You may put your African violet on a self-watering system to ensure a constant, optimum level of moisture.(11) A violet is blue because its molecular texture enables it to quench the green, yellow, and red constituents of white light, and to allow the blue free transmission.(12) It was colored turquoise with sharp, violet wings and small limbs with sharp claws that bore the same hue as its wings.(13) The wine has a dark violet color at its core, but turns a nice cherry red at its rim.(14) The beautiful heavy fabric reflected the light like water and the deep violet shade suited her newly brunette coloring perfectly.(15) The frequency of the vibrations increases from the red to the violet end of the spectrum, thus determining the perceived color of the light.(16) Choosing a darker hue, such as violet , I began by drawing three squares.
1. purplish ::
2. purple ::
Different Formsviolet, violets
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