1. [ noun ] (botany) any of numerous low-growing small-flowered violas
Related terms: viola sweet_white_violet bird's-foot_violet dog_violet Canada_violet hedge_violet sweet_violet downy_yellow_violet long-spurred_violet pale_violet two-eyed_violet American_dog_violet
2. [ noun ] (color) a variable color that lies beyond blue in the spectrum
Synonyms: reddish_blue
Related terms: purple indigo
3. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 289
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 19372
5. [ adjective ] (color) of a color midway between red and blue
Synonyms: purple purplish
Related terms: chromatic
Similar spelling:   Violeta