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synonyms for heliotrope

  • color
  • lavender
  • lilac
  • mauve
  • periwinkle
  • plum
  • violet
  • amethyst
  • magenta
  • mulberry
  • orchid
  • pomegranate
  • wine
  • amaranthine
  • blue-violet
  • bluish red
  • perse
  • reddish blue
  • violaceous
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How to use heliotrope in a sentence

Delicate, refined, perfectly poised, and Kitty beside her like a sunflower to a sprig of heliotrope!
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Was this garden, which was all white, in any way connected with the sunbeams and heliotrope?
SCOTTISH GHOST STORIESELLIOTT O'DONNELL
Heliotrope is the name of the scent, my dear, but please do not allude to it again.
SCOTTISH GHOST STORIESELLIOTT O'DONNELL
The coat, hanging open, displayed a soft shirt of no uncertain shade of heliotrope.
LEFT TACKLE THAYERRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
It was the Heliotrope or Solsequium or Turnesol of our forefathers, and is the flower often alluded to under that name.
THE PLANT-LORE AND GARDEN-CRAFT OF SHAKESPEAREHENRY NICHOLSON ELLACOMBE
I smoke Russian cigarettes scented with white heliotrope, because surely no man would dream of doing such a sickening thing.
THE DEVOURERSANNIE VIVANTI CHARTRES
She remembered writing that she smoked Russian cigarettes perfumed with heliotrope.
THE DEVOURERSANNIE VIVANTI CHARTRES
And the heliotrope, or sunflower, with various other plants, always turns towards the sun.
THE BOOK OF CURIOSITIESI. PLATTS
Here heliotrope grew like a vine on a trellis against the wall, and semi-tropical flowers bloomed in a bewildering confusion.
THE ISLE OF UNRESTHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
He flushed with pleasure, driving slowly as the girl fitted the pansy in place, a bit of heliotrope nestling beside it.
THE CAMERONS OF HIGHBOROBETH B. GILCHRIST
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HELIOTROPE

  • amaranthine
  • amethyst
  • blue-violet
  • bluish red
  • heliotrope
  • lavender
  • lilac
  • magenta
  • mauve
  • mulberry
  • orchid
  • periwinkle
  • perse
  • plum
  • pomegranate
  • reddish blue
  • violaceous
  • violet
  • wine
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.