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synonyms for mauve

  • lavender
  • lilac
  • plum
  • violet
  • violaceous
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Meet STEVE, the northern lights in mauve Say hello to a new member of the colorful night sky, STEVE.
LET’S LEARN ABOUT AURORASTRISHLA OSTWALNOVEMBER 9, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The aurora looked like a ribbon of pink or mauve light, sometimes with "picket fence" columns of green light passing through the ribbon.
NEW ANALYSIS CONFIRMS HYPOTHESIS FOR SOURCE OF MYSTERIOUS AURORAL “DUNES”JENNIFER OUELLETTEMAY 13, 2021ARS TECHNICA
The movie’s images are rendered in soft, suedelike tones, mauves and grays and shadowy taupes, colors that speak of either giving up or hanging on, depending on your mood.
ROY ANDERSSON'S QUIETLY GORGEOUS ABOUT ENDLESSNESS EXPLORES QUESTIONS FOR WHICH THERE ARE NO ANSWERSSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKAPRIL 29, 2021TIME
The unusual sky glow’s mauve arc looks a bit like an aurora, but isn’t.
AMID WINTER’S DARKNESS, FLASHES OF BRILLIANCENANCY SHUTENOVEMBER 29, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Scientists have broken the light of STEVE’s mauve streak into its many individual wavelengths.
NEWFOUND ‘DUNES’ IS AMONG WEIRDEST OF NORTHERN LIGHTSMARIA TEMMINGMARCH 9, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The eddies beyond the breakwater were a light and delicate mauve and looked nervously alive.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
This time there was a faint scream in answer and a mauve-and-white bonnet bobbed agitatedly up the road.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 147, NOVEMBER 4, 1914VARIOUS
Oh, yes, and he wants you to send him some new pajamas—only two or three pairs, and you're not to send him mauve ones.
HAPPY HOUSEBETSEY RIDDLE, FREIFRAU VON HUTTEN ZUM STOLZENBERG
These Chian cigarettes in their diaphanous paper of mildest mauve would suit your oddly remote, your curiously shy glance.
SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
In the sky, splinters of mauve tore at curtains of purplish flame.
HUNTERS OUT OF SPACEJOSEPH EVERIDGE KELLEAM
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MAUVE

  • amaranthine
  • amethyst
  • blue-violet
  • bluish red
  • heliotrope
  • lavender
  • lilac
  • magenta
  • mauve
  • mulberry
  • orchid
  • periwinkle
  • perse
  • plum
  • pomegranate
  • reddish blue
  • violaceous
  • violet
  • wine
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