Dictionary Results for blue|
1. blue - noun
· blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime; "he had eyes of bright blue"
Hypernym(s): chromatic_color, chromatic_colour, spectral_color, spectral_colour
2. blue - noun
· blue clothing; "she was wearing blue"
Hypernym(s): clothing, article_of_clothing, vesture, wear, wearable, habiliment
3. blue - noun
· any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue; "the Union army was a vast blue"
Hypernym(s): organization, organisation
4. blue - noun
· the sky as viewed during daylight; "he shot an arrow into the blue"
Synonym(s): blue_sky, blue_air, wild_blue_yonder
5. blue - noun
· used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge
Synonym(s): bluing, blueing
Hypernym(s): dye, dyestuff
6. blue - noun
· the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate; used as a sedative and a hypnotic
Synonym(s): amobarbital_sodium, blue_angel, blue_devil, Amytal
7. blue - noun
· any of numerous small butterflies of the family Lycaenidae
Hypernym(s): lycaenid, lycaenid_butterfly
8. blue - verb
· turn blue
Hypernym(s): discolor, discolour, colour, color
9. blue - adjective
· of the color intermediate between green and violet; having a color similar to that of a clear unclouded sky; "October's bright blue weather"- Helen Hunt Jackson; "a blue flame"; "blue haze of tobacco smoke"
Synonym(s): bluish, blueish
10. blue - adjective
· used to signify the Union forces in the American Civil War (who wore blue uniforms); "a ragged blue line"
11. blue - adjective
· filled with melancholy and despondency; "gloomy at the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of the economy"; "the darkening mood"; "lonely and blue in a strange city"; "depressed by the loss of his job"; "a dispirited and resigned expression on her face"; "downcast after his defeat"; "feeling discouraged and downhearted"
Synonym(s): gloomy, grim, depressed, dispirited, down, downcast, downhearted, down_in_the_mouth, low, low-spirited
12. blue - adjective
· characterized by profanity or cursing; "foul-mouthed and blasphemous"; "blue language"; "profane words"
Synonym(s): blasphemous, profane
13. blue - adjective
· suggestive of sexual impropriety; "a blue movie"; "blue jokes"; "he skips asterisks and gives you the gamy details"; "a juicy scandal"; "a naughty wink"; "naughty words"; "racy anecdotes"; "a risque story"; "spicy gossip"
Synonym(s): gamy, gamey, juicy, naughty, racy, risque, spicy
14. blue - adjective
· belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy; "an aristocratic family"; "aristocratic Bostonians"; "aristocratic government"; "a blue family"; "blue blood"; "the blue-blooded aristocracy"; "of gentle blood"; "patrician landholders of the American South"; "aristocratic bearing"; "aristocratic features"; "patrician tastes"
Synonym(s): aristocratic, aristocratical, blue-blooded, gentle, patrician
15. blue - adjective
· morally rigorous and strict; "puritanic distaste for alcohol"; "she was anything but puritanical in her behavior"; "blue laws"
Synonym(s): puritanic, puritanical
16. blue - adjective
· causing dejection; "a blue day"; "the dark days of the war"; "a week of rainy depressing weather"; "a disconsolate winter landscape"; "the first dismal dispiriting days of November"; "a dark gloomy day"; "grim rainy weather"
Synonym(s): dark, dingy, disconsolate, dismal, gloomy, grim, sorry, drab, drear, dreary
or unscramble the word you need to complete that puzzle or to finish that
project or homework!
letters to unscramble the word
synonyms, antonyms and related words
word below with '?' to indicate missing letters
word to find the rhymes
letters of the beginning, middle or end of the word.