impurple

Impurple

Im*pur"ple\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Impurpled; p. pr. & vb. n. Impurpling.] [Pref. im- in + purple. Cf. Empurple.] To color or tinge with purple; to make red or reddish; to purple; as, a field impurpled with blood.

Impurpled with celestial roses, smiled. --Milton.

The silken fleece impurpled for the loom. --Pope.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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