Mauver



[mohv] /moʊv/

noun
1.
a pale bluish purple.
2.
a purple dye obtained from aniline, discovered in 1856: the first of the coal-tar dyes.
adjective
3.
of the color of mauve:
a mauve dress.
/məʊv/
noun
1.

2.
Also called Perkin’s mauve, mauveine (ˈməʊviːn; -vɪn). a reddish-purple aniline dye
n.

purple dye, 1859, from French mauve, from Old French mauve “mallow” (13c.), from Latin malva “mallow;” the dye so called from the color of the mallow plant. Related: Mauvish.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Mauvish

    adjective See mauvy

  • Mauvy

    adjective having a mauve or purple tint; also called mauvish



  • Mav

    micro air vehicle

  • Maven

    [mey-vuh n] /ˈmeɪ vən/ noun 1. an expert or connoisseur. /ˈmeɪvən/ noun 1. (US) an expert or connoisseur n. 1965, from Yiddish meyvn, from Hebrew mebhin, literally “one who understands.” Plural is mayvinim. verb To stay under control; to keep one’s composure: While he gives this silly speech, I need to maintain



Disclaimer: Mauver definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.