from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A deep to strong blue.
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- n. A deep, bright blue colour.
- adj. Of a deep, bright blue colour.
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- n. a shade of blue tinged with purple
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With the weaver's help Qwilleran chose violet for Lori, green for Fran, royal blue for Mildred, and taupe for Hixie.
Ms. Pinkerton dropped into Miss Wells’s chair, clasped her hands behind her head, and propped the heels of her white leather boots—which complemented a pair of royal blue cropped pants and an orange tank top—on the desk.