Words Like MAGENTA

We have put together a list of words that are similar to MAGENTA.

2 Alternative Words Similar to magenta

1 Chromatic Adjective      Similar Words Like Chromatic
2 Magenta Noun      Synonym Words Like Magenta

10 definitions of magenta

1 An aniline dye obtained as an amorphous substance having a green bronze surface color, which dissolves to a shade of red; also, the color; -- so called from Magenta, in Italy, in allusion to the battle fought there about the time the dye was discovered. Called also fuchsin, fuchsine, roseïne, etc.
2 The purplish-red color of magenta.
3 a primary subtractive color for light; a dark purple-red color; the dye for magenta was discovered in 1859, the year of the battle of Magenta
4 of deep purplish red
5 a battle in 1859 in which the French and Sardinian forces under Napoleon III defeated the Austrians under Francis Joseph I
6 See fuchsin.
7 A purplish red, one of the subtractive primary colors.
8 A rich and somewhat glaring red pigment. Also called aniline red and fuchsin.
9 The color given by the pigment.
10 A light purple, purplish-red, or pinkish purple colour obtained by mixing red and blue light (thus a secondary colour), but primary in the CMYK colour system used in printing.
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