Cerulescent
Cerulescent Ce`ru*les"cent, a. [L. caeruleus sky-blue + -escent.] Tending to cerulean; light bluish. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • azure — Synonyms and related words: Caelus, achievement, air, alerion, animal charge, annulet, argent, armorial bearings, armory, arms, azure blue, azure colored, azurean, azured, azureness, azureous, bandeau, bar, bar sinister, baton, bearings, bend,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • cerulean — Synonyms and related words: Caelus, air, azure, azure blue, azure colored, azurean, azured, azureous, beryl blue, berylline, blue, blue sky, bluish, caelum, canopy, canopy of heaven, ceruleous, cerulescent, cope, cyanean, dark blue, deep blue,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • sapphire — Synonyms and related words: adamant, agate, alexandrite, amethyst, aquamarine, azure, azure blue, azure colored, azurean, azured, azureous, beryl, beryl blue, berylline, bloodstone, blue, bluish, brilliant, carbuncle, carnelian, cerulean,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sky blue — Synonyms and related words: azure, azure blue, azure colored, azurean, azured, azureous, beryl blue, berylline, blue, bluish, cerulean, ceruleous, cerulescent, cyanean, dark blue, deep blue, light blue, lightish blue, livid, pavonian, pavonine,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cerulean —   n. sky blue; dark blue.    ♦ cerulescent, a. bluish …   Dictionary of difficult words

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