Examples from the Web for violetta
Mango Launches Plus-Size Line: Spanish retailer Mango has announced its addition of a plus-size line, Violetta by Mango.Lululemon Founder Resigns; Victoria Beckham's Wedding Tiara Fails to Sell|The Fashion Beast Team|December 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"She is happy in possessing instructors so able and so willing to teach all she should know," rejoined Violetta.
The terrified Violetta laid her hand on the arm of her lover.
Probably I did not really understand the character of Violetta down in the bottom of my heart.Memoirs of an American Prima Donna|Clara Louise Kellogg
He is informed of her unwilling betrothal to the elder brother, who is already married to Violetta, but parted from her.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
Violetta has not one grain of love for her country; but she can be made to serve it.Vittoria, Complete|George Meredith
British Dictionary definitions for violetta
- any of a group of colours that vary in saturation but have the same purplish-blue hue. They lie at one end of the visible spectrum, next to blue; approximate wavelength range 445–390 nanometres
- (as adjective)a violet dress
Word Origin for violet
Word Origin and History for violetta
early 14c., small plant with purplish-blue flowers, from Old French violette, diminutive of viole "violet," from Latin viola, cognate with Greek ion (see iodine), probably from a pre-Indo-European Mediterranean language. The color sense (late 14c.) developed from the flower.
Medicine definitions for violetta
Idioms and Phrases with violetta
see shrinking violet.