royal purple


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royal purple

n.
A moderate or strong violet to deep purple or dark reddish purple.

roy′al-pur′ple adj.

royal purple

n
(Colours)
a. a deep reddish-purple colour, sometimes approaching a strong violet
b. (as adjective): a royal-purple dress.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.royal purple - a shade of purple tinged with redroyal purple - a shade of purple tinged with red  
purple, purpleness - a purple color or pigment
Tyrian purple - a vivid purplish-red color
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How could they know that the Queen of Ev and her family are all ornaments of a royal purple color?
First came the royal purple streamer of Tepus, own bow-bearer to the King, and esteemed the finest archer in all the land.
And forthwith she was conducted into the golden presence chamber, where, leaning back amongst cushions of royal purple, the King sat, surrounded by his counsellors and courtiers.
There were things sprouting and pushing out from the roots of clumps of plants and there were actually here and there glimpses of royal purple and yellow unfurling among the stems of crocuses.
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Intense and unusual colors are a hallmark of this second act, with a new royal purple colored corn leading the show and a gorgeous phlox and 'best of show' winner at the Royal Horticultural Society closing the performance.
The City of Toronto marked the Museum's birthday by declaring March 19, 2014, Royal Ontario Museum Centennial Day and the CN Tower lit up in the ROM's signature royal purple.
You will receive five plants - one each of Centurion White, Centurion Lavender, Centurion Rose, Centurion Royal Purple and Centurion Sky Blue - for just PS7.
Set in sterling silver, this pendant boasts nearly 2 carat of royal purple semi-precious gemstone, crowned with a genuine diamond and hangs on an 18" pretty silver chain.
Pink Elephant' is shocking pink, 50s lipstick, 'Tania' is rich, royal purple and 'Russian Princess' combines dark foliage and scintillating magenta flowers.
Among their topics are deconstructing Chaucer's "hag" in The Wife of Bath's Tale, the originality and importance of the Prophecies of Merlin, Googling the grail, screen Joans during World War I, the royal purple mantle of El Greco's Espoli, and the patronage of Constance de France.
Fuchsia genii is very hardy and has bright gold leaves through the growing season, contrasting well with the slender, red and royal purple 'Lady's Eardrop' flowers that appear in summer and autumn.