old lavender


: a pale violet that is paler than dusty lavender and redder and duller than dusty periwinkle blue
: a dark grayish purple that is bluer and less strong than raisin black, redder and less strong than average purple wine, and redder and duller than average orchid taupe

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“Old lavender.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/old%20lavender. Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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