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Definition of "red-purple" [red-purple]

  • Of purple tinged with red (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "red-purple" in a sentence
  • "The symptoms of meningococcal disease may include sudden onset of fever, severe headache, drowsiness, sore legs or sore joints, nausea and vomiting, a dislike of bright lights, a stiff neck and a rash of red-purple spots."
  • "Every year my fig tree produces lots of delicious figs. I love cutting them open to see the shocking red-purple, raspberry-jam flavored fruit inside."
  • "I lie there bruised, sore, and disoriented as a fiery red-purple rope burn blossoms across my throat."