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Synonyms for purple

of imperial status

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become purple

of a color intermediate between red and blue

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excessively elaborate or showily expressed

belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler

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Also popping up to smoke killer doobies and speak the purplest of prose are Kirsten Dunst and Steve Buscemi.
Also popping up to smoke killer doobies, click their fingers in jumping jazz joints and speak the purplest of prose are Kirsten Dunst, Steve Buscemi, Viggo Mortensen and Amy Adams.
However, Warburton acknowledges he has hit the purplest patch of his young career during this Six Nations campaign.
Star performance Jason Maguire, enjoying the purplest of purple patches JASON MAGUIRE continued a fantastic week in the saddle with a treble to make it ten wins in three days.
Turning to the topoi of classical political theory, Coke concocts an elaborate apiary simile, replete with citations of Virgilian precedents, that dominates what may be the purplest passage in his voluminous corpus: "If I may be so bold to say it, I would presume to say that which hath bene often sayd (but what is well sayd cannot be too often seyd): this sweet Councell of ours I would compare unto that sweete commonwealth of the little bees....
The newest (and purplest) casino in Atlantic City still has that "new casino" smell, as well as shiny slot machines and a dedicated lounge.