mauvelous (plural mauvelouses)
- (humorous or in brand names) The color mauve, or a specific shade of mauve
- 1987, Nichols, John F., “Clark County Report”, in Washington State Bar News, volume 41, Washington State Bar Association, page 35:
- Around the courthouse, things are simply “mauvelous,” as in a purple, violet or lilac color.
- 2010 September 1, Kandel, Johanna S., Life Beyond Your Eating Disorder: Reclaim Yourself, Regain Your Health, Recover for Good, New York: Harlequin, →ISBN, LCCN 2010002219, OL 24049658M, page 55:
- 2012 February 17, Rodell, Chris, Use All the Crayons!: The Colorful Guide to Simple Human Happiness, Bloomington: iUniverse, page xiv:
- Like a box of crayons, we are all born with an astounding range of color options, from Mauvelous to Tickle Me Pink.