Blue–devil



blue heaven.
low spirits; depression.
delirium tremens.
a blue capsule or tablet containing the barbiturate amobarbital or its derivative.
Historical Examples

The Trail of Conflict Emilie Baker Loring
The Trail of Conflict Emilie Baker Loring
Turns about Town Robert Cortes Holliday
The Trail of Conflict Emilie Baker Loring
A Day’s Ride Charles James Lever
The Trail of Conflict Emilie Baker Loring
She Buildeth Her House Will Comfort

plural noun
a fit of depression or melancholy
an attack of delirium tremens
noun

Low spirits; depression: blue devils after giving birth
Delirium tremens

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