Purple in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Purple

Having a colour/color that is a dark blend of red and blue. | (US politics) Not predominantly red or blue, but having a mixture of Democrat and Republican support, as in purple state, purple city. | (in Netherlands and Belgium) Mixed between social democrats and liberals.

Short Example Sentence for Purple

  • 1. The effect is impressionistic, like purple cows. 🔊
  • 2. Silver vases, filled with purple lilacs, perfumed the air. 🔊
  • 3. No man break thy purple cup Set for drinking deep in. 🔊
  • 4. Near the wall there grew a purple Hollyhock or Rose-Mallow. 🔊
  • 5. They wear Gowns of purple Cloth, and carry a black Wand. 🔊
  • 6. The Commissary and Fiscal of the Chamber in purple Robes. 🔊
  • 7. Some picked the wild grapes that were growing purple on the vines. 🔊
  • 8. The stars broke out by thousands in the purple depths of the autumn sky. 🔊
  • 9. A weed resembling vetch with a small purple flower grew on the hillside. 🔊
  • 10. Ellen drew near, fascinated by the shimmering length of purple crepe. 🔊
  • 11. Yellow and purple harmonise, but yellow is a light colour and purple is dark. 🔊
  • 12. It had a funny little face, purple and yellow, and all twisted with pain. 🔊
  • 13. Mr. Riminon's face was purple with rage. 🔊
  • 14. Samayana secured of our guide red, yellow, blue, and purple specimens. 🔊
  • 15. And, their clustering leaves below, White and purple violets grow. 🔊
  • 16. Madame, in magenta shawl and purple gown, travesties European costume. 🔊
  • 17. The Grandmother-Lady proved to be a very pleasant purple sort of person. 🔊

How to use Purple in a Sentence?

  • 1. In the purple and amber light of a new day we were about, and soon were on the road. 🔊
  • 2. He eagerly raised the cover, and a purple vapor escaped and left the box empty. 🔊
  • 3. But after a pleasant talk of many hours the purple and fine linen used to ride away baffled. 🔊
  • 4. I said that purple harmonised with citrine, green with russet, and orange with olive. 🔊
  • 5. At the end of this oval saloon, raised a few feet above the floor, stands a purple ottoman. 🔊
  • 6. Each little garden flames with red poinsettia, purple convolvulus, and yellow daisies. 🔊
  • 7. We also see that purple and citrine harmonise, and green and russet, and orange and olive. 🔊
  • 8. Kirtled in green, the beach her snowy breast Veined with the purple brooks that sought the sea. 🔊
  • 9. Through gorgeous windows shone the sun aslant, Brimming the church with gold and purple mist. 🔊
  • 10. Then Love took up honey-flowers and rose-leaves, and changed them into a suit of rich purple silk. 🔊
  • 11. I soon distinguished their tall dark forms standing out sharply against the star-spangled purple heavens. 🔊
  • 12. There was a blue and purple mystery over all the world, and calm and sweetness and strength came down as it were a mantle. 🔊
  • 13. Yellow and purple loose-strife and ordinary rushes grew in clumps along the bank, and now and then a willow. 🔊
  • 14. Over his head the wind is wrestling with a gigantic purple banner, the huge dependent gold tassels of which it can only raise with difficulty. 🔊
  • 15. A garrulous blue-winged jay chatters from the tall oak, and purple rooks are picking among the corn. 🔊
  • 16. Tamils of ebon blackness drive picturesque teams of humped white oxen in red waggons laden with purple sugar-cane. 🔊
  • 17. They brought to it, from the distant mountains, a spring of living water, and the floor was decked with purple carpets. 🔊
  • 18. And some had opened the four-o'clock, And stole within its purple shade. 🔊
  • 19. Toward sunset, a slight purple mist overspread the farther pinnacles, leaving their ridges still tinged with gold. 🔊
  • 20. Water avens, wild parsley, and campions crowd around him, and flags of the yellow and purple iris tower over all. 🔊
  • 21. In waves of dreamier purple roll away, And floating in mirage seem all the glimmering farms. 🔊
  • 22. What quiet harbours, thronged with gallant shipping bound for purple islands of wine and spice, islands set low in languorous waters! 🔊
  • 23. It was rarely that I was abroad later than two in the morning, and my first business was to wade out thigh-deep into the purple heather. 🔊