Thesaurus / purple
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She sat with clenched hands and set teeth before her dead grate, and the purple veins swelled and throbbed in her temples.

A Book of GhostsSabine Baring-Gould

It is produced by combining a blue or purple with red when a compound colour is used.

The skin was covered with purple wales, crossing each other like the arteries in an anatomic plate!

The MaroonMayne Reid

The haire of thy head like purple, the King is bound in the Galleries.

In the purple caverns of the temple she suddenly became conscious of another presence.

But the day wore on, the evening sun grew golden, then faded in the purple west—but still he came not!

Parables from FlowersGertrude P. Dyer

Jolly, round, red Mr. Sun was almost ready to go down to his bed behind the Purple Hills.

These are followed by purple berries, which make the bush as attractive as when in bloom.

Amateur GardencraftEben E. Rexford

He tossed off a thimbleful of the purple wine with a flourish.

Chance in ChainsCyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull

Beyond the orchards and great trees the majestic Delaware rolled in purple splendor, dotted with slanting sails.

True to His HomeHezekiah Butterworth

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