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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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In ' The Bluest Eye ', Toni Morrison further reinforced the fact that a woman becomes a woman not because of her looks.
Four decades after the release of her first novel, The Bluest Eye, Nobel laureate Toni Morrison revisits themes of hurt and harm among people of African descent.
I worry that Northumberland is more likely to be spoilt by the nay-sayers, who will always see a dark cloud, even in the bluest of skies.
Greg Abbott's 2014 campaign, Villarreal made headlines last year when he came out as a Republican in one of the bluest parts of the state.
His memoir," Matters of Life and Data," contains his account of applying to join the CCLR, that sanctuary of the bluest blood in Little Rock.
And in the bluest of blue states, they rejected Democrats - in Maryland and Massachusetts and in Illinois," he said.
How yellow could the yellowest yellow be or the bluest blue?
The American Library Association has released the annual 'State of the Libraries' report of works most frequently "challenged" at schools and libraries, and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison's 'The Bluest Eye' has made it to the list for its language, along with violence and sexual content, the Huffington Post reported.
The contributors of these thirteen essays examine a range of responses to Obama's presidency, including the concept of confronting continuity or change, confronting race in the Obama dilemma, the anti-Obama impulse in the 2008 election, Obama and the vision of a post-racist America, mariachi polices (the Latino vote), racism in America's bluest region (the northeast), backlash racism, the future of American racial politics, race and US foreign policy, race and diplomacy in Obama's administration, and Mormonism and the 2012 presidential election.
A blue cruise is the ultimate escape to the beauty of the Turquoise coast, cruising to secluded bays with the bluest crystal clear water imaginable, and days of endless sunshine, mountain peaks rising to almost 3000 meters above sea level.
In Morrison's narratives, dissociated subjectivity, like Pecola's in The Bluest Eye, is usually connected to slavery and its sequels and, as Linda Koolish observes, is frequently the consequence of the confrontation between the Blacks' own definition of themselves and slavery's misrepresentation of African Americans as subhumans (2001: 174).
There are half a dozen number one country hits on these two albums - That Rock Won't Roll, I'll Still Be Loving You, Why Does It Have To Be, Wheels, The Bluest Eyes In Texas and A Tender Lie.
I mentioned the possible intertextual connections with black women's literature previously, and Durrow's novel makes a significant allusion to The Bluest Eye (1970] by Toni Morrison.
IF you have a rock garden or spaces between trees, Scilla siberica is one of the bluest of all blue flowers.
Whether it is a hated sofa, a violent summer storm, or a crack in W the sidewalk, the vivid images in Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye (1970) connect both early twentieth-century African American emigrants and native-born Midwesterners to their region.