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See definition of lilac on Dictionary.com
  • as inmauve
  • as inlavender
  • as inpurple

synonyms for lilac

  • lavender
  • plum
  • violet
  • violaceous
See also synonyms for: lilacs
  • violet
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How to use lilac in a sentence

In 2015, researchers found that British English speakers are using lilac and turquoise as basic colors.
IS THE SKY REALLY BLUE? IT DEPENDS ON WHAT LANGUAGE YOU SPEAKKATHRYN HULICKMARCH 17, 2022SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The smells of spruce and lilac from overhanging branches soak my nostrils.
CHRONIC ILLNESS HAD ME STUCK IN GRIEF. MY E-BIKE HELPED ME FIND JOY AGAIN.MMIRHASHEMOCTOBER 11, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Like the “misty dream” and the falling lilac petals she sings of, IU’s timbre echoes the transient quality of memories.
THE BEST K-POP SONGS OF 2021 SO FARKAT MOONJULY 1, 2021TIME
He muttered something about his gray hairs, but came along after an amused glance at Lilac and Konnel.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
Even Konnel had a small pile before him, although he seemed to be losing some of Lilac's attention to Meadows.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
"And less of the 'lady' business outa you," said Lilac, but low enough to keep it private.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
She had lived twenty-five years up-stairs and down-stairs in that white house with the lilac shrubbery and low iron fence.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
Right near the bay window, in the thick lilac tree, Marmaduke spied Red Robin's nest.
SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON
I waved away such matters, and we returned around the giant lilac tree to the side door, searching for Milton Noble.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
There they both crouched down under a lilac tree beside the house, and listened intently.
ERIC, OR LITTLE BY LITTLEFREDERIC W. FARRAR
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO LILAC

  • lilac
  • violet
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