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Meaning of AMARANTHINE

Pronunciation:  `amu'ranthin

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  of an imaginary flower that never fades
  2. [adj]  of or related to the amaranth plant
 

AMARANTHINE is a 11 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: immortal, unfading
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Am`a*ran"thine\, a.
1. Of or pertaining to amaranth. ``Amaranthine bowers.''
   --Pope.



2. Unfading, as the poetic amaranth; undying.

         They only amaranthine flower on earth Is virtue.
                                               --Cowper.

3. Of a purplish color. --Buchanan.

 

 

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