purplish-red

Definitions of purplish-red
  1. noun
    a red with a tinge of purple
    synonyms: purplish red
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    types:
    magenta
    a primary subtractive color for light; a dark purple-red color; the dye for magenta was discovered in 1859, the year of the battle of Magenta
    fuschia
    a dark purplish-red color
    maroon
    a dark purplish-red to dark brownish-red color
    type of:
    red, redness
    red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
  2. adjective
    of red tinged with purple
    synonyms: purple-red
    chromatic
    being or having or characterized by hue
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