a medium or deep sky-blue color, duller than aquamarine or azure.
the scaup duck. Historical Examples Days in the Open Lathan A. Crandall noun (US) another name for scaup
noun (NZ) an informal name for dove prion Historical Examples The Slang Dictionary John Camden Hotten
any of several small North American songbirds of the genus Sialia, having predominantly blue plumage, as the eastern S. sialis, which has a blue back and a reddish-brown breast. fairy bluebird. (usually initial capital letter) a member of Camp Fire, Inc., who is between the ages of six and eight. Contemporary Examples Emmys 2013: Connie […]
black with bluish highlights. Historical Examples Sign of the Green Arrow Roy J. (Roy Judson) Snell The La Chance Mine Mystery Susan Carleton Jones The Pike’s Peak Rush Edwin L. Sabin The Manxman Hall Caine Left on Labrador Charles Asbury Stephens Tharon of Lost Valley Vingie E. Roe Gideon’s Band George W. Cable The South […]