peacock blue


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peacock blue

n.
A moderate to dark or strong greenish blue.

pea′cock-blue′ adj.

peacock blue

n
(Colours)
a. a greenish-blue colour
b. (as adjective): a peacock-blue car.

pea′cock blue′


n.
a lustrous greenish blue.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.peacock blue - a shade of blue tinged with greenpeacock blue - a shade of blue tinged with green  
blue, blueness - blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime; "he had eyes of bright blue"
Translations

peacock blue

adj & nazzurro pavone (m) inv
References in classic literature ?
She was clad in a somewhat strange garb of peacock green and peacock blue satins, that gleamed like blue and green metals, such as delight children and aesthetes, and her heavy, hot brown hair framed one of those magic faces which are dangerous to all men, but especially to boys and to men growing grey.
Hints of golden light sift through the canopy in a graphic print applied in crepe and perforated macrame with accents of peacock blue.
In the show Cahill sported three peacock blue hats, all with blue and maroon adornments.
We've used a lovely peacock blue colour, which is prevalent at the moment, and we're concentrating on two areas of the house to create maximum impact.
Michele put his signature on the new collection with a pleated chiffon-y floral dress with a built-in cape; crinkled leather dresses in red and peacock blue and military-style coats with fur trim that had an antique feel.
Three of the five models come with a bespoke two-tone paint combination of Peacock Blue over Extreme Silver while the remaining two come in Extreme Silver over Peacock Blue.
Kangana Ranaut looked ravishing in a peacock blue lehenga- choli .
com) is dressed in a peacock blue bottle with a velvet clad figure tipping its hat to Soho's rich jazz history and a fox's tail marking its status as a night-time haunt.
com) is dressed in a peacock blue bottle with a velvet clad gure tipping its hat to Soho's rich jazz history and a fox's tail mark-mark ing its status as a night-time haunt.
She wore peacock blue, and her silver bangles jingled.
Shades of gun-metal and gold, accented with a peacock blue or beetle green, slinked down the catwalk on sheer, figure-skimming gowns and midi dresses, as models wore their hair slicked back and Gothic red eyeshadow on glowing skin.
The bridesmaids wore full-length silky taffeta gowns in peacock blue.