Sea-green
Sea-green Sea"-green`, a. Of a beautiful bluish green color, like sea water on soundings. [1913 Webster]

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  • sea-green — adj bluish green ▪ Jo s large sea green eyes >sea green n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Sea green — The green color of sea water. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sea green — sea′ green′ n. a clear, light, bluish green • Etymology: 1590–1600 sea′ green′, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • sea green — n. a pale bluish green sea green adj …   English World dictionary

  • sea-green´ — sea green, a light bluish green. SYNONYM(S): aquamarine. –sea green´, adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • sea green — sea green, adj. a clear, light, bluish green. [1590 1600] * * * …   Universalium

  • sea-green — adjective green blue in color …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sea green — noun the property of a moderate green color resembling the waters of the sea • Hypernyms: ↑green, ↑greenness, ↑viridity * * * noun 1. a. : a moderate green that is bluer and paler than myrtle (sense 3a) and bluer, lighter, and stronger than… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sea-green — also sea green COLOUR Something that is sea green is a bluish green colour like the colour of the sea. ...her sea green eyes …   English dictionary

  • sea-green — colorful colorful adj. 1. having striking color. Opposite of {colorless}. Note: [Narrower terms: {changeable, chatoyant, iridescent, shot}; {deep, rich}; {flaming}; {fluorescent, glowing}; {prismatic}; {psychedelic}; {red, ruddy, flushed,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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