Meaning of “violet” in the English Dictionary

"violet" in American English

See all translations

violetadjective, noun [ U ]

us /ˈvɑɪ·ə·lət/

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.

violetnoun [ C ]

us /ˈvɑɪ·ə·lət/

violet noun [ C ] (PLANT)

a small plant with pleasant-smelling purple, blue, or white flowers

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