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Origin of magenta
Words nearby magenta
Definition for magenta (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for magenta
She looks like your typical granny—gray hair, wrinkles, dentures—and slowly stumbles about her apartment in a magenta tracksuit.‘My Granny The Escort’: Meet 85-Year-Old Sheila Vogel-Coupe, Britain’s Oldest Prostitute|Marlow Stern|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And when I come out of kick-boxing my face is a deep magenta, and I feel hugely energized.
She introduced the tiny jewel to Western audiences from behind a wash of magenta fringe.Indian-Inspired Bindis a Hot Trend in Winter Bling|Misty White Sidell|January 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Clad in a magenta Marc Jacobs gown and RuPaul hair, Gaga has been anticipating it on Twitter all week.Lady Gaga Covers Vogue With RuPaul Hair; Kate Bosworth Engaged|The Daily Beast|August 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
"We were in it but we didn't win it," said Martin, who wore magenta tint on her lips and her hair in a short blond bob.
A great tree covered with glorious magenta flowers stands on one side.Round the Wonderful World|G. E. Mitton
She looked round the tiny church; at the whitewashed pillars, the humble pavement, the window full of magenta saints.The Longest Journey|E. M. Forster
The evening had cleared, and the east was tender with a magenta flush under which the land lay still and rich.Sons and Lovers|David Herbert Lawrence
But a vendor of mauve and magenta woollen goods, known to Sally as "the beach-woman," was working up towards them.Somehow Good|William de Morgan
Indian paint brush vied in its scarlet hue with the deep magenta of cactus.Tales of lonely trails|Zane Grey
British Dictionary definitions for magenta
- a deep purplish red that is the complementary colour of green and, with yellow and cyan, forms a set of primary colours
- (as adjective)a magenta filter