[hyoo or, often, yoo] /hyu or, often, yu/
a gradation or variety of a color; tint:
the property of light by which the color of an object is classified as red, blue, green, or yellow in reference to the spectrum.
all the hues of the rainbow.
form or appearance.
outcry, as of pursuers; clamor.
a seaport in central Vietnam: former capital of Annam.
the attribute of colour that enables an observer to classify it as red, green, blue, purple, etc, and excludes white, black, and shades of grey See also colour
a shade of a colour
aspect; complexion: a different hue on matters
a port in central Vietnam, on the delta of the Hué River near the South China Sea: former capital of the kingdom of Annam, of French Indochina (1883–1946), and of Central Vietnam (1946–54). Pop: 377 000 (2005 est)
“color,” Old English hiw “color, form, appearance, beauty,” earlier heow, hiow, from Proto-Germanic *hiwam (cf. Old Norse hy “bird’s down,” Swedish hy “skin, complexion,” Gothic hiwi “form, appearance”), from PIE *kei-, a color adjective of broad application (cf. Sanskrit chawi “hide, skin, complexion, color, beauty, splendor,” Lithuanian šyvas “white”). A common word in Old English, squeezed into obscurity after c.1600 by color, but revived 1850s in chemistry and chromatography.
“a shouting,” mid-13c., from Old French hue “outcry, noise, war or hunting cry,” probably of imitative origin. Hue and cry is late 13c. as an Anglo-French legal term meaning “outcry calling for pursuit of a felon.” Extended sense of “cry of alarm” is 1580s.
The property of colors by which they are seen as ranging from red through orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet, as determined by the dominant wavelength of the light. Compare saturation, value.
/Spanish ˈueska/ noun 1. a city in NE Spain: Roman town, site of Quintus Sertorius’ school (76 bc); 15th-century cathedral and ancient palace of Aragonese kings. Pop: 47 609 (2003 est) Latin name Osca (ˈɒskə)
[English wey-vohs rahn-chair-ohs, ran-; Spanish we-vaws rahn-che-raws] /English ˈweɪ voʊs rɑnˈtʃɛər oʊs, ræn-; Spanish ˈwɛ vɔs rɑnˈtʃɛ rɔs/ noun 1. a Latin American dish of eggs, usually fried or poached, topped with a spicy tomato sauce and sometimes served on a fried corn tortilla with the addition of vegetables and cheese.
[hyoo-ee or, often, yoo-ee] /ˈhyu i or, often, ˈyu i/ noun 1. a male given name, form of . noun A US military helicopter, model HU–1B: The Huey, a combination of shuttle bus, supply truck, ambulance, and weapon of war (Vietnam War armed forces)
- Huey long
[lawng, long] /lɔŋ, lɒŋ/ noun 1. Crawford Williamson [wil-yuh m-suh n] /ˈwɪl yəm sən/ (Show IPA), 1815–78, U.S. surgeon. 2. Huey Pierce [hyoo-ee] /ˈhyu i/ (Show IPA), 1893–1935, U.S. politician: governor of Louisiana 1928–31; U.S. senator 1931–35. 3. Russell B(illiu) [bil-yoo] /ˈbɪl yu/ (Show IPA), 1918–2003, U.S. lawyer and politician: U.S. senator 1948–87 (son of […]