baby blue

baby blue
noun Date: 1889 1. a pale blue 2. plural blue eyes

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Baby blue — is a lighter shade of cyan and a shade of blue. It is known as a pastel color.The first recorded use of baby blue as a color name in English was in 1892. [ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw Hill Page 190; Color Sample of… …   Wikipedia

  • Baby blue — 24e album de la série Les Tuniques bleues Scénario Raoul Cauvin Dessin Willy Lambil Couleurs Vittorio Leonardo Personnages principaux Sergen …   Wikipédia en Français

  • baby blue — baby blue, adj. 1. a very light blue. 2. baby blues, Informal. a person s blue eyes: His charm lies largely in the way he bats his baby blues. [1885 90, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • baby-blue — adjective light blue in color ╾ ,baby blue noun uncount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • baby-blue — UK US adjective light blue in colour Thesaurus: words used to describe specific colourshyponym Derived Word: baby blue …   Useful english dictionary

  • baby-blue — UK / US adjective light blue in colour Derived word: baby blue noun uncountable …   English dictionary

  • baby blue — See: baby blue …   English dictionary

  • baby blue — noun 1》 a pale shade of blue. 2》 (baby blues) informal blue eyes. 3》 (baby blues) informal post natal depression …   English new terms dictionary

  • baby blue — noun 1. : a very pale blue that is greener, lighter, and stronger than pastel blue (sense 2) and stronger and slightly greener and darker than cloud blue 2. : a pale blue that is greener and paler than average powder blue, Sistine, or average… …   Useful english dictionary

  • baby blue — 1. noun A pale blue colour. 2. adjective Of a pale blue colour …   Wiktionary

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