Pronunciation of Lavender
/lˈavəndə/, /lˈavəndə/, /l_ˈa_v_ə_n_d_ə/
Antonyms for lavender:
Synonyms for lavender:
Other synonyms and related words:
orchid, strawflower, jasmine, water lily, gladiolus, daisy, zinnia, mimosa, sweet pea, pansy, snowball, poppy, petunia, duckweed, primrose, dahlia, rhododendron, lilac, goldenrod, gardenia, foxtail, poinsettia, lupine, dogwood, hydrangea, cornflower, larkspur, spirea, fuchsia, acacia, clematis, lotus, bloodroot, chrysanthemum, hyacinth, flower, foxglove, azalea, African Violet, magnolia, aster, iris, carnation, wallflower, laurel, periwinkle, edelweiss, lily, fleur-de-lis, columbine, oleander, indigo, anemone, hollyhock, rose, ranunculus, cowslip, peony, marigold, sunflower, crocus, lady's slipper, heather, flax, viburnum, amaryllis, narcissus, Sweet William, morning glory, hibiscus, wisteria, honeysuckle, rosemary, phlox, dandelion, trillium, violet, verbena, mayflower, camellia, geranium, Queen Anne's Lace, baby's breath, Black-Eyed Susan, smilax, daffodil, jonquil, hepatica, snowberry, yucca, forget-me-not, snapdragon, buttercup, hawthorn, bluebell, begonia, tulip.
Usage examples for lavender:
- Lavender was the doctor's favourite colour, and she invariably wears one shade or another of it. - "The Heather-Moon", C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson.
- Mrs. Weston bathed her forehead with lavender- water, and Lily cut open the sleeve of her frock; Jane fetched all manner of remedies, and Emily pitied her. - "Scenes and Characters", Charlotte M. Yonge.
- Soon they rode in purple dusk while the whole upper world was bathed in crimson and lavender light and Lost Valley lay deep in the earth's heart, a sinister spot, secret and dark. - "Tharon of Lost Valley", Vingie E. Roe.