from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A dark blue colour.
  • adj. Of a dark blue colour.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Cardinal Mazarin, prime minister of France, 1643-1661.
  • n. Mazarine blue.
  • n. A forcemeat entrée.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To decorate with lace in a special manner; edge, as with campane lace.
  • n. Same as mazarine-blue.
  • n. A blue gown worn by common-councilmen.


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  • Used by the 16 year-old me in a pretentious poem about genii.

    October 26, 2007

  • Mazarine blue, a deep blue color, named in honor of Cardinal Mazarin.

    October 26, 2007