bluish

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blu·ish

also blue·ish  (blo͞o′ĭsh)
adj.
Somewhat blue.
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bluish

(ˈbluːɪʃ) or

blueish

adj
somewhat blue
ˈbluishness, ˈblueishness n
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blu•ish

(ˈblu ɪʃ)

adj.
rather blue.
[1350–1400]
blu′ish•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bluish - of the color intermediate between green and violet; having a color similar to that of a clear unclouded sky; "October's bright blue weather"- Helen Hunt Jackson; "a blue flame"; "blue haze of tobacco smoke"
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
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Translations
مائِلٌ إلى الزُّرْقَه
modravýnamodralý
blå-blålig
bláleitur
modravý
mavimtrak

bluish

[ˈbluːɪʃ] ADJazulado, azulino
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bluish

blueish [ˈbluːɪʃ] adjtirant sur le bleu
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bluish

adjbläulich
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blue

(bluː) adjective
1. of the colour of a cloudless sky. blue paint; Her eyes are blue.
2. sad or depressed. I'm feeling blue today.
noun
1. the colour of a cloudless sky. That is a beautiful blue.
2. a blue paint, material etc. We'll have to get some more blue.
3. the sky or the sea. The balloon floated off into the blue.
ˈblueness noun
ˈbluish adjective
quite blue; close to blue. a bluish green.
ˈbluebottle noun
a kind of large house-fly with a blue abdomen.
ˈbluecollar adjective
(of workers) wearing overalls and working in factories etc. Blue collar workers are demanding the same pay as office staff.
ˈblueprint noun
a detailed photographic plan of work to be carried out. the blueprints for a new aircraft.
once in a blue moon
very seldom. He visits his mother once in a blue moon.
out of the blue
without warning. He arrived out of the blue, without phoning first.
the blues
low spirits; depression. He's got the blues today but he's usually cheerful.
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bluish

adj azulado
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References in periodicals archive ?
Dynamic range is excellent, but the Note 8 excels at reproducing the slight bluishness in the night sky or the difference between the light blue sky and soft white clouds during the day.
As a result he was having breathlessness even when carrying out simple daily activities or when playing with his friends, along with bluishness of the body and poor weight gain.
inflection of bluishness, an aura given off by Mailer's blue parka.