blue-black


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blue-black

(blo͞o′blăk′)
adj.
Very dark blue.

blue-black

adj
(Colours) of a colour between blue and black
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.blue-black - of black tinged with blue
achromatic, neutral - having no hue; "neutral colors like black or white"
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It would get so dark that it looked all blue-black outside, and lovely; and the rain would thrash along by so thick that the trees off a little ways looked dim and spider- webby; and here would come a blast of wind that would bend the trees down and turn up the pale under- side of the leaves; and then a perfect ripper of a gust would follow along and set the branches to tossing their arms as if they was just wild; and next, when it was just about the bluest and blackest -- FST!
It was the age-old miracle of the Martian nights that is always new, even to Martians--two moons resplendent in the heavens, where one had been but now; conflicting, fast-changing shadows that altered the very hills themselves; far Cluros, stately, majestic, almost stationary, shedding his steady light upon the world below; Thuria, a great and glorious orb, swinging swift across the vaulted dome of the blue-black night, so low that she seemed to graze the hills, a gorgeous spectacle that held the girl now beneath the spell of its enchantment as it always had and always would.
MR CALHOUN KIDD was a very young gentleman with a very old face, a face dried up with its own eagerness, framed in blue-black hair and a black butterfly tie.
Tawny golden was she, with golden-brown eyes, and her hair that fell to her knees was blue-black and straight, with just the curly tendrilly tendency that gives to woman's hair its charm.
He was neither blue-black nor purple-black, but plum-black.
He wanted to finish his spring running, but the child insisted on sitting in his arms, and Messua would have it that his long, blue-black hair must he combed out.
Into this he thrust the gold-pan and burned it till it was blue-black. He held up the pan and examined it critically.
It will be available in three colour options, silver-black, black and blue-black.
suit (jacket, skirt, pants) womens corporate blue-black color 300 pcs.
This work presents and compares estimates of molt duration in two species of Neotropical Passerines, the Blue-black Grassquit (Volatinia jacarina Linnaeus, 1766) and Gray Seedeater (Sporophila intermedia Cabanis, 1851), using the two most common methods by Pimm (1976) and Rohwer and Wang (2010).
the female, dun and quiet, the male, buzzed in blue-black silk.
At least one of the at least two kinds of substances displays a color series other than the yellow or yellowish brown color series (a purple or purple-black color series, or a blue or blue-black color series).