Meaning of “lavender” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “lavender” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lavendernoun [ U ]

us /ˈlæv·ən·dər/

lavender noun [ U ] (PLANT)

a plant with very thin, gray-green leaves and small, pale purple flowers that has a pleasant smell, or its dried flowers and stems which are sometimes kept with sheets and clothes to make them smell pleasant

lavenderadjective, noun [ U ]

us /ˈlæv·ən·dər/

lavender adjective, noun [ U ] (COLOR)

(of) a pale purple color:

a lavender shirt

(Definition of “lavender” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)