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royal purple

noun
1.
a deep bluish purple.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65
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Examples from the web for royal purple
  • When my bare hands emerged from scraping the last bits off the press, they were royal purple.
  • Within the span of fifteen minutes, the sky morphed from blackened blue to a dark royal purple.
British Dictionary definitions for royal purple

royal purple

noun
1.
  1. a deep reddish-purple colour, sometimes approaching a strong violet
  2. (as adjective): a royal-purple dress
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