Sky-blue
Sky-blue \Sky"-blue\, a. Having the blue color of the sky; azure; as, a sky-blue stone. --Wordsworth. [1913 Webster]

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  • Sky blue — Sky Sky (sk[imac]), n.; pl. {Skies} (sk[imac]z). [OE. skie a cloud, Icel. sk[=y]; akin to Sw. & Dan. sky; cf. AS. sc[=u]a, sc[=u]wa, shadow, Icel. skuggi; probably from the same root as E. scum. [root]158. See {Scum}, and cf. {Hide} skin,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sky-blue — adj bright blue, like the colour of the sky when there are no clouds >sky blue n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sky-blue — adjective something that is sky blue is the color of the sky on a bright clear day …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sky blue — sky′ blue′ n. the color of the unclouded sky in daytime; azure • Etymology: 1720–30 sky′ blue′, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • sky-´blue´ — sky blue, a clear, soft blue; azure. SYNONYM(S): cerulean. –sky ´blue´, adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • sky blue — n. a blue color like that of the sky on a clear day …   English World dictionary

  • sky blue — sky blue, adj. the color of the unclouded sky in daytime; azure. [1720 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • sky blue — ► NOUN ▪ a bright clear blue …   English terms dictionary

  • sky blue — noun Etymology: sky blue : a variable color averaging a pale to light blue called also celestial, ethereal blue * * * sky blue, adj. the color of the unclouded sky in daytime; azure. [1720 30] * * * sky blue noun Light blue like the sky • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • sky-blue — COLOUR Something that is sky blue is a very pale blue in colour. Her silk shirtdress was sky blue, the colour of her eyes …   English dictionary

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