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  • adj. of something having a color that is a light shiny blue


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  • I asked, handing him his jacket of embroidered silver-blue velvet with deep-gold-buttoned cuffs.

    Exit the Actress

  • Others echoed the Alhambra, but with modern accents: a massive diamond-shaped window, glazed silver-blue, or an enormous inverted pyramid resting on its point.

    Day of Honey

  • My language-arts teacher always made a more stylish arrival, pulling into the teachers' parking lot in his gleaming, silver-blue Corvette Stingray.

    A Diagram for Graceful Prose

  • Looked like they were carved out of ice—white hair, white skin, and silver-blue robes.

    Crimson Wind

  • They stood more than six feet tall and were exactly as Maple had described them—white hair and skin, with silver-blue robes that shimmered iridescently.

    Crimson Wind

  • Ten minutes later, her toenails had been painted a vivid silver-blue that glinted in the light.

    Deleted Scene from Branded By Fire

  • Some intermarried and the end result was the strength and swiftness and silver-blue eyes of the Lsai but the agility and calmness of the natives, the Tyani.

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  • As she stepped onto the campus, she saw a funny-man, a great shock of red hair and black clothes and silver-blue eyes, juggling bricks for, of all people, Joyce Carol Oates and a crowd of sycophants.

    Harry, Giselle and Joyce

  • She was pretty, full-figured, and in her early to mid-thirties, wearing black three-quarter tights and a low-cut violet tank top that showed a large rose tattoo on her arm and offered a deep view of silver-blue mermaids riding dolphins bareback across her generous cleavage.

    CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Skin Deep

  • Suddenly, on a rise above a small pit, the view opened and flew westward, to purple mountains under a silver-blue sky.

    Country diary: Wenlock Edge


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