–verb (used with object), verb (used without object), -pled, -pling.
1. to color or become purple or purplish.
2. to darken or redden; flush.
[Origin: 1580–90; em-1 + purple]
empurple. Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1). Random House, Inc. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/empurple (accessed: June 20, 2008).
Thursday's poster has been having fun with the font colors. Sometimes the font is green, sometimes blue, and yesterday it was purple. One person voiced objection about yesterday's empurpled post; me, I found it easy on the eyes.