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- n. A bluish violet colour.
- adj. Of a bluish violet colour.
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The dragon-fly sipped a little of the child's clear dewdrops and blue violet honey, and then whispered her winged words.
One must bend over the grass to find the blue violet in May, the red strawberry in June; one should be close at hand to mark the first appearance of the simple field-blossoms, clover, red and white, buttercup and daisy, with the later lily, and primrose, and meadow-tuft; one should be nigh to breathe the sweet and fresh perfume, which increases daily until the mowers come with their scythes.