purple translation | English-French dictionary

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purple

  

      adj     (bluish)    violet (te)     ,   (reddish)    pourpre
→ Her jacket was purple.        
→ a really nice purple tie        
→ Delicate pinks, pastel yellows, deep purples, bright reds and oranges emerge from the greenery.        


Purple Heart  
      n     (US)   décoration attribuée aux blessés de guerre   décoration attribuée aux blessés de guerre  
purple patch   , purple passage  
      n   état    m   de grâce  
She's enjoying a purple patch at the moment.      Elle est en état de grâce en ce moment.  
→ They hit a purple patch at the start of the second half.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
adj.
1) pourpre, 2) violet
adj.
pourpre ; violet
n.
pluie violette ; encre violette
Def.: Purple dye sprayed by a police water cannon on demonstrators. The purple substance was dubbed 'purple rain' by the press after an anti-apartheid protest held in Cape Town on September 2, 1989.
n.
prose trop élaborée ; prose prétentieuse
[Lit.]
n.
digitale pourprée
[Med.]
n.
échinacée pourpre; rudbeckie pourpre
n.
vergetures pourpres
[Med.]
n.
violet foncé
adj.
pourpre foncé
adj.
pourpre clair
n.
rhodopsine
[Med.]
adj.
pourpre
adj.
né d'une famille royale ; très privilégié
n.
canon à encre violette ; canon à eau lançant de l'encre violette
Def.: Police water cannon spraying purple dye on demonstrators. The purple substance was dubbed 'purple rain' by the press after an anti-apartheid protest held in Cape Town on September 2, 1989.
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'purple' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
adj.
purple
adj.
purple
adj.
purple
adj.
purple
n.
purple economy
n.
purple passage
v.
dye purple
adj.
dark purple
v.
turn purple
n.
visual purple
[Med.]
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