purplish blue


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Noun1.purplish blue - a shade of blue tinged with purplepurplish blue - a shade of blue tinged with purple  
blue, blueness - blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime; "he had eyes of bright blue"
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His skin was scarred and wrinkled and mottled, and in colour was a purplish blue surfaced with a grey coating that might have been painted there had it not indubitably grown there and been part and parcel of him.
Victoria's Secret" has deep purplish blue flowers with a touch of lavender and violet running through it, and the centre of the flower is an attractive royal blue.
Victoria's Secret has deep purplish blue flowers with a touch of lavender and violet running through it, and the centre of the flower is an attractive royal blue.
Victoria's Secret' has deep purplish blue flowers with a touch of lavender and violet running through it, and the centre of the flower is an attractive royal blue.
A distinct light blue in colour initially, the flower attains a deep purplish blue as it ages, and is endemic to high altitudes in the region.
Visible data are also shown, with starlight in purplish blue and heated gas in rose.
Zigzag lines, concentric rings and other nested geometries, and innumerable daubs and smudges in a limited but very nuanced palette (basically green, gray, and a rather sickening purplish blue, with many glimpses of discarded and reconsidered chromatic choices in the underpainting) form an aggregate image of a little gimlet-eyed monster, waving with a raised stump of an arm.
Hues of purplish blue, tints of white-rusted gold, shades of youthful viridity, all blending on the broken surface of this layered masterpiece.
You'll know you've found the Stream when the water turns a purplish blue and is moving east at speed.
The scape bracts and the floral bracts are noticeably the colour of those of the type, the petals, instead of being an intense purplish blue (cfr.
The TMAX comes in three colors: vivid red cocktail, dark purplish blue metallic, and black metallic X.
By placing a dark cloth over my head to block ambient light, I was able to get a decent view of a purplish blue Sun with plenty of light areas surrounding dark sunspots.