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Origin of fuchsia
Words nearby fuchsia
Example sentences from the Web for fuchsia
Colors were vivid and autumnal, including fuchsia and olive green with metallic shimmers.Valentino, Chanel, and Alexander McQueen at Paris Fashion Week|Liza Foreman|March 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In particular, Clinton was enamored of her fuchsia Salvatore Ferragamo satchel.
Indeed, when President Barack Obama recently appeared on The Daily Show, a fuchsia bracelet dangled from his wrist.Michelle Obama and Ann Romney: First Ladies of Style|Robin Givhan|October 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The final dresses, in fuchsia with embroidery, appliqué, layering and all manner of technical wizardry were a Cinderella dream.Paris Fall Fashion Week Ends With Vuitton and Kanye|Robin Givhan|March 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Translucent dresses in shades of fuchsia and purple were topped with voluminous jackets in stiff, sculptural shapes.Balenciaga, Dries Van Noten Kick Off Paris Fall 2012 Fashion Week|Robin Givhan|March 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The fuchsia took its name from Leonard Fuchs, a sixteenth-century botanist, the first German who really studied botany.Stories That Words Tell Us|Elizabeth O'Neill
This caterpillar is found most often on certain kinds of Epilobium, but will also eat of the vine, fuchsia, and bed-straw.The Insect World|Louis Figuier
It was afterwards reared on fuchsia, and produced a moth on August 18.The Moths of the British Isles, First Series|Richard South
Anne sat down on the rocker with a long sigh, kissed one of Bonny's leaves, and waved her hand to a blossoming fuchsia.Anne Of Green Gables|Lucy Maud Montgomery
He has obtained, says Hallam, a verdant immortality in the familiar flower which bears his name, the fuchsia.
British Dictionary definitions for fuchsia
- a reddish-purple to purplish-pink colour
- (as adjective)a fuchsia dress