Blue is the colour of the clear sky and the deep sea. On the optical spectrum, blue is located between violet and green.
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... In the opening sequence, Sasha Vinni emerges from a pond as the "Blue Siren", her nude body is painted bright blue and multiple arms appear and gesticulate behind her like the Avatar of the Hindu god ...
... the United States of America and Canada, blue is one of the three colours, along with white and red, on the league's official logo ... A team from Toronto, Ontario, are the Blue Jays ... The Los Angeles Dodgers use blue prominently on their uniforms and the phrase "Dodger Blue" is may be said to describe Dodger fans' "blood" ...
... Lazurite is a deep blue to greenish blue ... Other blue minerals such as the carbonate azurite and the phosphate lazulite may be confused with lazurite, but are easily distinguished with careful examination ... The name is from the Persian lazward for blue ...
... important clarification brought by this law was that the color blue was defined as being a very bright blue, in contrast to the flag of the Netherlands (exactly the same design, but the ...
... Luxemburgs, French Drapeau du Luxembourg) consists of three horizontal stripes, red, white and blue, and can be in 12 or 35 ratio ... The flag was defined as a horizontal tricolor of red, white, and blue in 1848, but it was not officially adopted until 1972 ... identical to that of the Netherlands, except that it is longer and its blue stripe is a lighter shade ...
More definitions of "blue":
- (adj): Suggestive of sexual impropriety.
Example: "A blue movie"; "blue jokes"
Synonyms: gamy, gamey, juicy, naughty, racy, risque, spicy
- (adj): Having a color similar to that of a clear unclouded sky.
Example: "October's bright blue weather"- Helen Hunt Jackson; "a blue flame"; "blue haze of tobacco smoke"
Synonyms: bluish, blueish, light-blue, dark-blue, blue-black
- (noun): Any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue.
Example: "The Union army was a vast blue"
- (adj): Low in spirits.
Example: "Lonely and blue in a strange city"
Synonyms: depressed, dispirited, down, downcast, downhearted, down in the mouth, low, low-spirited
- (adj): Causing dejection.
Example: "A blue day"
Synonyms: dark, depressing, disconsolate, dismal, dispiriting, gloomy, grim
- (noun): The sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate; used as a sedative and a hypnotic.
Synonyms: amobarbital sodium, blue angel, blue devil, Amytal
- (noun): Blue clothing.
Example: "She was wearing blue"
- (noun): Any of numerous small chiefly blue butterflies of the family Lycaenidae.
- (adj): Used to signify the Union forces in the Civil War (who wore blue uniforms).
Example: "A ragged blue line"
- (adj): Belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy.
Example: "A blue family"; "blue blood"; "the blue-blooded aristocracy"
Synonyms: aristocratic, aristocratical, blue-blooded, gentle, patrician
- (noun): The sky as viewed during daylight.
Example: "He shot an arrow into the blue"
Synonyms: blue sky, blue air, wild blue yonder
- (noun): The color of the clear sky in the daytime.
Example: "He had eyes of bright blue"
Famous quotes containing the word blue:
“So as to comprehend that the sky is blue everywhere one doesnt need to travel around the world.”
—Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (17491832)
“Notice how he has numbered the blue veins
in my breast. Moreover there are ten freckles.
Now he goes left. Now he goes right.
He is building a city, a city of flesh.
Hes an industrialist.”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)
“Tom-tom, cest moi. The blue guitar
And I are one.”
—Wallace Stevens (18791955)