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Synonyms for blue

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for blue

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

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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"State's getting bluer by the second!" Holton playfully responded.
"I have been a lot bluer!I've had people say to me 'you are nowhere near as offensive as you used to be'.
The color of their feet ranges from pale turquoise to aquamarine and depends on access to food--so the bluer the better!
But it proved to be a highly entertaining experience with McCain's banter ranging from his views on how tinkering with the National would destroy the race he loved to a string of bawdy stories, many of them bluer than the steaks in front of us.
Australia's rising liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports may make for bluer skies over Chinese power plants, but back home LNG producers will pump out more carbon emissions than the coal sector.
The SEL (spectrally enhanced lighting) concept is not based on the proposition that " the eye is more sensitive to bluer wavelengths," or that SEL sources are "more efficacious in the bluer ranges," rather that SEL is an application concerned with lighting at typical interior light levels where the standard definition of peak wavelength for the eye's central field sensitivity remains unchanged from the canonical photopic peak at 555nm.
"I've become truer and truer and bluer and bluer ever since."
The other house features variations on some interesting and almost shocking greens; some are sharp and very acid, and others are a little bluer, softer and more watercolor in look.
Oceans are bluer than continents, which appear red or orange because land is most reflective at red and near-infrared wavelengths.
But the whisper in the shells was of bluer oceans beyond the horizon, salt-scented and transparent, alive with strange creatures.
It's a myth perperpetuated by "the sky was bluer when I was younger" brigade who cannot even find it in their hearts to congratulate the youth of today who are excelling at school and exceeding all previous generations in academic achievement.
The boys - and girls - in blue have never been bluer than in TV's latest cop show.
According to MACtac, it has a polymer coating for exceptional ink hold out, sharp resolution and enhanced wicking resistance; a brighter, bluer hue; and it is available with a variety of MACtac adhesives and liners.
Omya also selects mineral deposits with brighter, bluer color for use in film.