amaranthine


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am·a·ran·thine

 (ăm′ə-răn′thĭn, -thīn′)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or resembling an amaranth.
2. Eternally beautiful and unfading; everlasting.
3. Deep purple-red.

amaranthine

(ˌæməˈrænθaɪn) or

amarantine

adj
1. (Colours) of a dark reddish-purple colour
2. (Plants) of or resembling the amaranth

am•a•ran•thine

(ˌæm əˈræn θɪn, -θaɪn)

adj.
1. of or like the amaranth.
2. undying; everlasting.
3. of purplish red color.
[1660–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.amaranthine - of or related to the amaranth plantamaranthine - of or related to the amaranth plant
2.amaranthine - of an imaginary flower that never fades
immortal - not subject to death

amaranthine

adjective
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