Another word for blue


blue, blueing, bluing - used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge

amobarbital sodium, Amytal, blue, blue angel, blue devil - the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate; used as a sedative and a hypnotic

blue, blue air, blue sky, wild blue yonder - the sky as viewed during daylight

Example:- he shot an arrow into the blue

blue, blueness - blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime

Example:- he had eyes of bright blue

blue - blue clothing

Example:- she was wearing blue

blue - any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue

Example:- the Union army was a vast blue

blue - any of numerous small butterflies of the family Lycaenidae


blue - turn blue


blue - used to signify the Union forces in the American Civil War (who wore blue uniforms)

Example:- a ragged blue line

blue, gamey, gamy, juicy, naughty, racy, risque, spicy - suggestive of sexual impropriety

Example:- a blue movie

blue, blueish, bluish - of the color intermediate between green and violet; having a color similar to that of a clear unclouded sky

Example:- October's bright blue weather

blue, puritanic, puritanical - morally rigorous and strict

Example:- the puritan work ethic

blue, depressed, dispirited, down, down in the mouth, downcast, downhearted, gloomy, grim, low, low-spirited - filled with melancholy and despondency

Example:- gloomy at the thought of what he had to face

blasphemous, blue, profane - characterized by profanity or cursing

Example:- foul-mouthed and blasphemous

blue, dark, dingy, disconsolate, dismal, drab, drear, dreary, gloomy, grim, sorry - causing dejection

Example:- a blue day

aristocratic, aristocratical, blue, blue-blooded, gentle, patrician - belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy

Example:- an aristocratic family

Tweets containing the word blue

Source : WordNet