from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To use a blue paint or glaze.
  • v. To tout a business or organization's commitment to social responsibility, and to use this perception for public relations and economic gain; to present a humanitarian front in this manner.
  • n. A wash of blue paint or glaze.


blue +‎ wash (Wiktionary)


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