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purple patch

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpurple patchpurple patcha time when you are very successful – used especially in news reports Steve’s purple patch continued with a second victory on Tuesday. purple
Examples from the Corpus
purple patchIan and a friend bagged 90 cod in just two hours in one purple patch.Were they a coincidence or are you going through a purple patch at the moment?Talk of his absence coinciding with our recent purple patch can't have helped.A 15-minute purple patch in which they scored 19 points a 22-14 win Durham City.It is neither a purple patch nor is it coincidence.There are very few purple patches whereas the outdoor game - tactically - can be slow.
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