puce


puce
Synonyms and related words:
Titian, Titian-red, bricky, cardinal, carmine, carnation, carnelian, cerise, cherry, cherry-colored, cherry-red, crimson, damask, ferruginous, fiery, fire-red, flame-colored, flame-red, flaming, glowing, gules, hot, incarmined, inflamed, infrared, iron-red, lake-colored, laky, lateritious, lobster-red, lurid, maroon, port-wine, red, red-dyed, red-looking, reddened, reddish, reddish-amber, reddish-brown, rubicund, rubiginous, rubric, rubricose, ruby, ruby-colored, ruby-red, ruddied, ruddy, rufescent, rufous, rust, rust-red, rusty, scarlet, stammel, tile-red, vermilion, vinaceous, warm, wine, wine-colored, wine-red

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  • puce — puce …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • puce — [ pys ] n. f. • pulce 1170; lat. pulex, pulicis 1 ♦ Insecte sauteur (siphonaptères), de couleur brune, parasite de l homme et de quelques animaux. Être piqué, mordu par une puce. « À Toulon, ce furent les puces [...] Toute la nuit, il se gratta » …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • puce — PUCE. s. f. Sorte d insecte, de vermine qui s attache principalement sur la peau des hommes, des chiens, &c. Un enfant tout mangé de puces. un chien tout plein de puces, tout couvert de puces. le saut d une puce. picqueure de puce. morsures de… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Puce — Puce, a. [F., fr. puce a flea, L. pulex, pulicis.] Of a dark brown or brownish purple color. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • puce — [pju:s] adj [Date: 1700 1800; : French; Origin: couleur de puce flea color , from Latin pulex flea ] dark brownish purple in colour >puce n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • puce — [ pjus ] adjective something that is puce has a color between dark brown or dark red and purple …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • puce — (n.) 1787, from Fr. puce flea, from L. pucilem (nom. pulex) flea, from PIE *plou flea (Cf. Skt. plusih, Gk. psylla, O.C.S. blucha, Lith. blusa, Arm. lu flea ). It is the color of a flea …   Etymology dictionary

  • puce — [pyo͞os] n. [Fr, lit., a flea < L pulex, flea] brownish purple adj. of the color puce …   English World dictionary

  • Puce — (spr. Pühs), Flohfarbe, ein schönes Gelbbraun …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Puce à A.D.N. — ● Puce à A.D.N. biopuce …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • puce — pȕce sr <G ta, N mn pucèta, G pucétā, zb. pȕcād> DEFINICIJA v. dugme …   Hrvatski jezični portal


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