Definition of magenta:
- purple (part of speech: adjective)
- red (part of speech: adjective)
- "Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1", Ernest Giles.
His face, on the Swiss hill- sides, had been scorched to within a shade of the color nowadays called magenta, and his bed was a pallet in a loft, which he shared with a German botanist of colossal stature- every inch of him quaking at an open window.- "Roderick Hudson", Henry James.
- "Fairy Prince and Other Stories", Eleanor Hallowell Abbott.