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OTHER WORDS FROM purplishpur·plish·ness, noun
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The orange glow began to fade as the sun set, turning softer, then pink as the sky darkened to a purplish blue.
A summer storm cell breaks, purplish and powerful, over the North Park Baptist Church on the north side of Orlando.
Post 2010, the once-purplish second district was redrawn to be solidly red.
She was wearing a purplish button-down shirt and black trousers, and people seemed very happy to meet her.
The species is peculiar for its yellow pearly internal coat, and purplish rays.
Fine-grained quartzose sandstone, of a purplish hue, resembling a rock on the banks of the Severn, near Bridgenorth.
Purplish-brown epidote, with small nests or concretions of green epidote and quartz; forming a sort of amygdaloid.
The inside is pale purplish-brown, with a yellowish-white muscular impression.
Gaunt and grim was the vast station, with its freezing purplish electric light.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird