from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A moderate to pale blue or purplish blue.
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- n. A very pale blue colour.
- adj. Of a very pale blue colour.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a pale blue color with grey in it
- adj. of a moderate to pale blue or purplish blue
So they drove to the mall—not to Mr. Sam’s where all the shoes would have been made by Wah Ming Chow when she wasn’t hand-cutting powder blue suits for the Reverend—found a Rockport store, and paid for a pair each, one cordovan wing-tips, the other less fashionable, beige walkers.
In a spectacular bit of chance, a tall maple nearby, sheltered as it was by a protective corner in the rock wall, was not yet denuded, but displayed a wide spread of leaves so orange they looked tangy against the powder blue sky above.
She wore a zip-up, powder blue hoodie with a drawstring tie, white Vans slip-ons, and ass-tight jean shorts with knee cuffs.
My sister Shanae and my cousin Tracey looked beautiful, adorned in powder blue gunnysack formal dresses.
Then someone poked him in the ribs and he looked down and saw a black hole in the lapel of his powder blue Wah Ming Chow custom suit.