rose purple


Definition of rose purple

: a light reddish purple that is bluer and duller than crocus (see crocus sense 3b)

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First Known Use of rose purple

1932, in the meaning defined above

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“Rose purple.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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