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Word Example of - amaranthine

    Example Sentences for amaranthine

    It made him jealous to imagine them lost in this amaranthine profundity.

    On the sculptor's side, the amaranthine flower was already in full blow.

    Could mortals have desired more, even on Olympus—even in the Amaranthine fields of Elysium?

    At the bottom of this dell the flowers have an amaranthine bloom.

    Thoughts of amaranthine bloom will spring up in the fields ploughed to give food to suffering men.

    The only amaranthine flower on earth is virtue; the only lasting treasure, truth.

    We are not in a hurry, because the crown we are seeking is amaranthine, unfading.

    A chaplet of amaranthine flowers surmounts his well earned fame.

    It is for this crown of amaranthine glory, or blessed eternal salvation, that we are to watch and labor with fear and trembling.

    I durstn't touch it for fear of leaving the marks of my four fingers and thumb in amaranthine!

Word Origin & History of - amaranthine

    Word Origin & History

    amaranthine 1667, "unfading, undying," poetic (apparently coined by Milton), also amarantine; see amaranth. Later used of a purple color.