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empurpled


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Empurple  \Em*pur"ple\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Empurpled};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Empurpling}.]  [Pref.  em-  +  purple.  Cf  {Impurple}.] 
  To  tinge  or  dye  of  a  purple  color;  to  color  with  purple;  to 
  impurple.  ``The  deep  empurpled  ran.''  --Philips. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  empurpled 
  adj  1:  excessively  elaborate  or  showily  expressed;  "a  writer  of 
  empurpled  literature";  "many  purple  passages";  "speech 
  embellished  with  classical  quotations";  "an 
  over-embellished  story  of  the  fish  that  got  away" 
  [syn:  {embellished},  {over-embellished},  {purple}] 
  2:  made  purple  especially  as  with  suffused  blood;  "empurpled 
  with  rage";  "purple  with  suppressed  anger"  [syn:  {purple}] 
  n  :  a  chromatic  color  between  red  and  blue  [syn:  {purple},  {purpleness}] 




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