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Synonyms for purple
ˈpɜr pəlpur·ple

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  1. purple, purplenessnoun

    a purple color or pigment

    Synonyms:
    purpleness

    Antonyms:
    unrhetorical, achromatic, neutral, lowborn

  2. purpleadjective

    of imperial status

    "he was born to the purple"

    Synonyms:
    purpleness

    Antonyms:
    neutral, lowborn, achromatic, unrhetorical

  3. purple, violet, purplishadjective

    of a color intermediate between red and blue

    Synonyms:
    empurpled, over-embellished, violet, regal, majestic, imperial, royal, purplish

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, unrhetorical, lowborn, neutral

  4. empurpled, over-embellished, purpleadjective

    excessively elaborate or showily expressed

    "a writer of empurpled literature"; "many purple passages"; "an over-embellished story of the fish that got away"

    Synonyms:
    empurpled, over-embellished, violet, regal, majestic, imperial, royal, purplish

    Antonyms:
    unrhetorical, neutral, lowborn, achromatic

  5. imperial, majestic, purple, regal, royalverb

    belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler

    "golden age of imperial splendor"; "purple tyrant"; "regal attire"; "treated with royal acclaim"; "the royal carriage of a stag's head"

    Synonyms:
    over-embellished, olympian, empurpled, proud, lofty, violet, regal, imperial, majestic, royal, purplish, gallant

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, neutral, unrhetorical, lowborn

  6. purpleverb

    become purple

    Synonyms:
    empurple, purpurate

    Antonyms:
    neutral, achromatic, lowborn, unrhetorical

  7. purple, empurple, purpurateverb

    color purple

    Synonyms:
    empurple, purpurate

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, lowborn, unrhetorical, neutral

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  1. List of paraphrases for "purple":

    violet, mauve, violette, crimson, violeta, bromocresol

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#1808royal
#4132proud
#4374purple
#6275imperial
#11519violet
#12536crimson
#13306majestic
#16412regal
#26035lofty
#29079gallant
#33549olympian
#35874mauve
#75928purplish
#79480violette
#113716violeta

How to use purple in a sentence?

  1. Maya Rudolph:

    ' Purple Rain' hit me really hard.

  2. Donald Herman Voigt:

    Well, I was just a kid at the time and I wasnt sure why I received the award as I was doing what I was sent and trained to do.It happened so fast - I was injured by shrapnel, sent to sickbay and given the Purple Heart, then --it was gone.I just thought Id never get it back again so to have it would be pretty wonderful as I didnt really realize at the time just how much it meant.

  3. Tiffani Lee:

    She calmed down because we got to talking about nail polish. She had on pink and I had on Easter purple.

  4. Maria Chan:

    He was bleeding only from the head. His face was purple and blue. Fortunately someone tried to do first aid to help him.

  5. David McLain:

    The dietary intake of Okinawans until 1975 came from purple sweet potatoes, i would argue it produced the longest-lived population in the history of humankind.


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