6 Letters
4 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Origin/Roots
Middle English
Type Of Speech
You can use purple as a noun, adjective satellite or as a verb in a sentence.
School Grade
Purple is set as a kindergarten word that starts with p, ends with e, 2 syllables, 2 vowels and 6 letters.
Word Information
A 2 syllables noun with the letters e, l, p, r and u, 4 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables. The starting characters are p, pu, pur, purp, purpl, and ending characters are e, le, ple, rple, urple, with 6 letters..
Noun Examples
a chromatic color between red and blue
of imperial status;
"he was born to the purple"
Verb Examples
color purple
become purple
Adjective Satellite Examples
of a color midway between red and blue
belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler;
"golden age of imperial splendor";
"purple tyrant";
"regal attire";
"treated with royal acclaim";
"the royal carriage of a stag's head"
excessively elaborate or showily expressed;
"a writer of empurpled literature";
"many purple passages";
"speech embellished with classical quotations";
"an over-embellished story of the fish that got away"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Purple"

There are 209 synonyms available. These are words that have a similar meaning, mean the same thing or have close definition to purple.

Synonym Definition
Achromasiaunnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress)
Adornedprovided with something intended to increase its beauty or distinction
Alcoholica person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
Alkya person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
Amethysta transparent purple variety of quartz
used as a gemstone
Amethystinecontaining or resembling amethyst
Arrayan arrangement of aerials spaced to give desired directional characteristics
Artificialartificially formal
"that artificial humility that her husband hated"
"contrived coyness"
"a stilted letter of acknowledgment"
"when people try to correct their speech they develop a stilted pronunciation"
Aureatehaving the deep slightly brownish color of gold
"long aureate (or golden) hair"
"a gold carpet"
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Anagrams

There are 2 anagrams from purple.

Anagram Definition
Purplea chromatic color between red and blue
Pulper

View English words with the unique letters used in purple. Words With The Letters Elpru

Derives

Purple derives from 3 words.

Word Definition
Empurplecolor purple
Purplea chromatic color between red and blue
Purpuratecolor purple

Hypernyms

Purple has 4 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Chromatic Color
Chromatic Colour
Spectral Color
Spectral Colour

Hyponyms

There are 5 hyponyms for purple

Word Definition
Mauvea moderate purple
Reddish Blue
Reddish Purple
Royal Purple
Violeta variable color that lies beyond blue in the spectrum


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