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violet

adjective, noun [U]  /ˈvɑɪ·ə·lət/ us  

violet adjective, noun [U] (COLOR)

(of) a color that is between blue and purple: violet ink [U] Violet is too dark for the walls of this room.

violet

noun [C]  /ˈvɑɪ·ə·lət/ us  

violet noun [C] (PLANT)

a small plant with pleasant-smelling purple, blue, or white flowers
Translations of “violet”
in Korean 제비꽃…
in Arabic بَنَفسِج…
in French violette, violet…
in Turkish menekşe, menekşe rengi…
in Italian viola, violetta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 紫羅蘭色(的), 藍紫色(的)…
in Russian фиалка, лиловый…
in Polish fiołek, fiolet…
in Spanish violeta…
in Portuguese violeta…
in German das Veilchen, das Violett…
in Catalan violeta…
in Japanese スミレ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 紫罗兰色(的), 蓝紫色(的)…
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