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purple pronunciación
noun
1 a colour that is a mixture of blue and red.
2 hist a crimson dye obtained from various shellfish.
3 crimson cloth, or a robe made from it, worn eg by emperors and cardinals, symbolic of their authority.
4 (the purple) high rank; power.
adjective
1 purple-coloured.
2 said of writing: especially fine in style; over-elaborate; flowery.
[Anglo-Saxon: related to Greek porphyra a dye-yielding shellfish]
born in the purple born into a royal or noble family.


Purple Heart
noun , mil in the USA: a medal awarded for wounds received on active service.
[1932 in present form]


purple heart1
noun
1 any of various trees native to tropical America, especially the Amazon region.
2 the purple-coloured wood of this tree.
[18c]


purple heart2
noun , colloq a heart-shaped violet pill or tablet containing a stimulant drug, usually amphetamine.
[1960s]


purple patch
noun
1 a passage in a piece of writing which is over-elaborate and ornate.
2 any period of time characterized by good luck.


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