Oxford blue


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Oxford blue

n
1. (Colours)
a. a dark blue colour
b. (as adjective): an Oxford-blue scarf.
2. (General Sporting Terms) a person who has been awarded a blue from Oxford University
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The model has classic GT proportions, being sleek and low with a long deck, a glass bubble roof that extends down past the cowl, a large curved-glass interface that stretches the width of the dashboard and Cognac leather seats that contrast with Oxford Blue velvet rear seats.
Roma terracotta sunset claret and oxford blue kitchen from Sigma 3
Left-hander Tom Hartley has been welcomed into the U15 team and Year 7 pupils, Oliver Meadows and George Politis will join the U12 development squad Head of cricket at Merchants',' Simon Sutcliffe, a former Oxford Blue and Warwickshire player said: "With good coaching and the will to tap into the natural enthusiasm of boys, there is no reason why we should not be producing players capable of playing the game at a professional level.
Carole said: "I have a beautiful 4.6 HSE Oxford Blue Range Rover.
The chosen tartan, predominantly in Oxford blue - one of the two SAS colours - with lighter blue and green and white, is believed to have been chosen by secret ballot.
Sportsworld is run by former Oxford Blue rugby captain Chad Lion-Cachet, 43, and boasts a list of blue chip clients, including Microsoft and Barclays.
There are two lovely scabious, Oxford Blue and Salmon Queen, with showy flowers and strong stems that would be ideal.
SWIRE'S LAST DAY Plumpton steward Glen Swire, an Oxford blue at boxing and an owner with Kim Bailey and Hughie Morrison, officiated for the last time yesterday.
Two years ago the former Huddersfield Grammar School pupil gained his Oxford Blue on a day he will never forget.
The cheese board comprised a creamy Oxford Blue, a restrained Copra Nouveau and Berwick Edge, a matured hard cheese with a taste reminiscent of pineapple.

Full browser ?