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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. purple, the purple: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. purple: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. purple, the purple: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. purple: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. purple, purple: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. purple: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. purple: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Purple: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. purple: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. purple: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. purple: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. purple: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. purple: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Purple, purple: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. purple: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. purple: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. PURPLE, Purple (Pop Evil Song), Purple (Pop Evil song), Purple (album), Purple (cabinet), Purple (color), Purple (colour), Purple (cryptography), Purple (government), Purple (magazine), Purple (rapper), Purple (single), Purple (song), Purple (website), Purple, The Purple: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Purple: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. purple: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. purple: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. purple: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. purple: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Purple: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  24. purple: Double-Tongued Word Wrester [home, info]
  25. Purple: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  26. purple: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. purple: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. purple: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. purple: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. purple: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. purple: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Purple: Natural Magick [home, info]
  3. Purple: Dictionary of Symbolism [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Purple: CCI Computer [home, info]
  2. Purple (color), Purple (colour), purple: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. purple: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Purple (color), Purple (colour), purple: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. PURPLE: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. PURPLE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. purple: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Purple: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade [home, info]
  2. purple: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. purple: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (purple)

noun:  a chromatic color between red and blue
noun:  of imperial status ("He was born to the purple")
verb:  color purple
verb:  become purple
adjective:  of a color midway between red and blue
adjective:  belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler ("Purple tyrant")
adjective:  excessively elaborate or showily expressed ("A writer of empurpled literature")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #61003)

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Words similar to purple:   embellished, empurple, empurpled, imperial, majestic, over-embellished, purpled, purpleness, purpler, purplest, purpling, purplish, purpurate, regal, royal, violet, heliotrope, porphyrous, purpureal, more...

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