noun. any of various tropical shrubs widely cultivated for their showy drooping purplish or reddish or white flowers; Central and South America and New Zealand and Tahiti.
1. Noun, singular or mass Slip into a pair of teal T-strap sandals the next time you wear a fuchsia sundress, and stack up colorful bracelets to tie the look together. 2. Adjective A navy top will get a jolt of color when paired with fuchsia skinny pants or becomes a business-casual staple when matched with a lavender pencil skirt.