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Synonyms for blue

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Synonyms for blue

any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue

the sky as viewed during daylight

used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge

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the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate

any of numerous small butterflies of the family Lycaenidae

turn blue

of the color intermediate between green and violet

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used to signify the Union forces in the American Civil War (who wore blue uniforms)

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characterized by profanity or cursing

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suggestive of sexual impropriety

belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy

morally rigorous and strict

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educated people, college students, resident aliens, bluecollar workers,
The authorities resolved that a larger population would not only protect the young nation, but would also provide bluecollar workers to progress development after the war.
His most recent movie roles were playing the director of the CIA in Zero Dark Thirty and the gruff bluecollar father of a wannabe rock star in Not Fade Away last year.
This seems to go back to the time before fading traditional journalism began--when journalists came from bluecollar lives and the college-bred journalists were a new aspect in newsgathering (Stepp, 2010).
Diversity is an important issue to Caturano because he grew up in a mostly bluecollar neighborhood.
However, he was of the view that the sudden depreciation of the Indian currency does not usually benefit low-income or bluecollar workers, who comprise a large segment of the remitting population in Qatar.
Instead of gifts for Gia, he asked friends and family to donate to the Community Youth Athletic Center, a facility for at-risk youths in the bluecollar town of National City where his father, Mario Lopez Sr., still works as a city employee.
They find a significant negative impact of NAFTA on bluecollar workers, with smaller positive or negative effects on college educated workers.
It chronicles Ward's career and relationship with his half-brother and trainer Dicky Ecklund (Batman star Christian Bale), a former boxer fallen on hard times on the gritty, bluecollar streets of Lowell, Massachussetts.
A person who works a bluecollar job but has worked for the same company for twenty years and never been a party to a lawsuit or filed any workers" compensation claims and is otherwise very stable, may make a very good defense juror.
(In China, this figure is just 10 per cent.) Shortages are also evident in bluecollar skills such as high-tech welding, bricklaying, and electrical and carpentry work.
The Philosopher Kings, a documentary about the wisdom of bluecollar workers, manages to be both amusing and moving, and never patronizes its subjects.
Head- hunters like Adecco, TeamLease and LabourNet are now providing semi- skilled and skilled bluecollar employees, such as bricklayers, welders, electricians and carpenters to construction companies.
Area residents were overwhelmingly white, Lutheran, of German descent, conservative, and bluecollar. There were anomalies: two Jewish families, a Vietnamese family, and briefly, a black family.