blueness
noun see blue I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Blueness — Blue ness, n. The quality of being blue; a blue color. Boyle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Blueness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Blueness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 blue blue &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 garter blue garter blue Sgm: N 1 watchet| watchet| =>(Pigments) GRP: N Pigments Sgm: N Pigments ultramarine ultramarine sm …   English dictionary for students

  • blueness — Ⅰ. blue [1] ► ADJECTIVE (bluer, bluest) 1) of a colour intermediate between green and violet, as of the sky on a sunny day. 2) informal melancholy or depressed. 3) informal (of a film, joke, or story) with sexual or pornographic content. 4) (of a …   English terms dictionary

  • blueness — /blooh nis/, n. the quality or state of being blue. [1485 95; BLUE + NESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • blueness — noun The state or quality of being blue …   Wiktionary

  • blueness — blue·ness || bluːnɪs n. being colored blue; sadness, unhappiness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blueness — blue·ness …   English syllables

  • blueness — See: blue …   English dictionary

  • blueness — noun blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime he had eyes of bright blue • Syn: ↑blue • Derivationally related forms: ↑blue, ↑blue (for: ↑blue) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acrocyanosis — Blueness of the extremities (the hands and feet). Acrocyanosis is typically symmetrical. It is marked by a mottled blue or red discoloration of the skin of the fingers and wrists and the toes and ankles and by profuse sweating and coldness of the …   Medical dictionary

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