Definition of Sweet violet

1. Noun. European violet typically having purple to white flowers; widely naturalized.

Exact synonyms: English Violet, Garden Violet, Viola Odorata
Generic synonyms: Violet



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sweet Violet

sweet seventeen
sweet shop
sweet shrub
sweet sixteens
sweet sorghum
sweet spots
sweet sultan
sweet talk
sweet talker
sweet tooth
sweet tooths
sweet unicorn plant
sweet vermouth
sweet vetch
sweet violet (current term)
sweet wattle
sweet white violet
sweet williams
sweet woodruff
sweet wormwood
sweet young thing
sweetbox
sweetbread
sweetbreads
sweetbriar
sweetbriars
sweetbrier
sweetbriers

Literary usage of Sweet violet

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Junior High School Literature by William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck (1919)
"sweet violet! JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL Violet! sweet violet! Thine eyes are full of tears; Are they wet Even yet 0 With the thought of other years? ..."

2. Elson Grammar School Reader by William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck (1910)
"sweet violet. JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL.* Violet! sweet violet! Thine eyes are full of tears; Are they wet Even yet With the thought of 'other years? ..."

3. The Gentleman's Magazine (1822)
"C WEET lovely harbinger of Spring, sweet violet ! I found you in the lone vale, bare, In purest hue, sweet flow'ret rare, And you shall have my dearest care ..."

4. Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany by William Jackson Hooker (1849)
"It was mentioned that the white sweet violet had been set up by some botanists as a species distinct from V. odorata. Specimens of both forms were exhibited ..."

5. Junior High School Literature by William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck (1919)
"sweet violet! JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL Violet! sweet violet! Thine eyes are full of tears; Are they wet Even yet 0 With the thought of other years? ..."

6. Elson Grammar School Reader by William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck (1910)
"sweet violet. JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL.* Violet! sweet violet! Thine eyes are full of tears; Are they wet Even yet With the thought of 'other years? ..."

7. The Gentleman's Magazine (1822)
"C WEET lovely harbinger of Spring, sweet violet ! I found you in the lone vale, bare, In purest hue, sweet flow'ret rare, And you shall have my dearest care ..."

8. Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany by William Jackson Hooker (1849)
"It was mentioned that the white sweet violet had been set up by some botanists as a species distinct from V. odorata. Specimens of both forms were exhibited ..."

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