Explicație blue în Dicționarul Englez Englez

blue

(blü )

conjugare
substantiv
any of numerous small chiefly blue butterflies of the family Lycaenidae
substantiv
the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate
used as a sedative and a hypnotic
substantiv
blue clothing
"she was wearing blue"

substantiv
the color of the clear sky in the daytime
"he had eyes of bright blue"

substantiv
any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue
"the Union army was a vast blue"

substantiv
the sky as viewed during daylight
"he shot an arrow into the blue"

substantiv
used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge
verb
turn blue
adjectiv
causing dejection
"a blue day"
"the dark days of the war"
"a week of rainy depressing weather"
"a disconsolate winter landscape"
"the first dismal dispiriting days of November"
"a dark gloomy day"
"grim rainy weather"

adjectiv
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"

adjectiv
characterized by profanity or cursing
"foul-mouthed and blasphemous"
"blue language"
"profane words"

adjectiv
low in spirits
"lonely and blue in a strange city"
"depressed by the loss of his job"
"a dispirited and resigned expression on her face"
"downcast after his defeat"
"feeling discouraged and downhearted"

adjectiv
belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy
"an aristocratic family"
"aristocratic Bostonians"
"aristocratic government"
"a blue family"
"blue blood"
"the blue-blooded aristocracy"
"of gentle blood"
"
patrician landholders of the
adjectiv
used to signify the Union forces in the Civil War (who wore blue uniforms)
"a ragged blue line"

adjectiv
suggestive of sexual impropriety
"a blue movie"
"blue jokes"
"he skips asterisks and gives you the gamy details"
"a juicy scandal"
"a naughty wink"
"naughty words"
"racy anecdotes"
"a risque story"
"spicy gossip"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) blueing
(adjectiv) aristocratic, aristocratical, blasphemous, blue-black, bluish, dark, depressed, depressing, disconsolate, dismal, dispirited, downcast, downhearted, gentle, gloomy, grim, juicy, low, low-spirited, naughty, patrician, profane, racy, spicy