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blue

noun: blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime; "he had eyes of bright blue"

noun: blue clothing; "she was wearing blue"

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

noun: the sky as viewed during daylight; "he shot an arrow into the blue"

noun: used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge

noun: the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate; used as a sedative and a hypnotic

noun: any of numerous small butterflies of the family Lycaenidae

verb: turn blue

adj: 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"

adj: used to signify the Union forces in the American Civil War (who wore blue uniforms); "a ragged blue line"

adj: filled with melancholy and despondency ; "gloomy at the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of the economy"; "the darkening mood"; "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"

adj: characterized by profanity or cursing; "foul-mouthed and blasphemous"; "blue language"; "profane words"

adj: 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"

adj: 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 American South"; "aristocratic bearing"; "aristocratic features"; "patrician tastes"

adj: morally rigorous and strict; "the puritan work ethic"; "puritanic distaste for alcohol"; "she was anything but puritanical in her behavior"

adj: 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"


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blue

Length: 4 letters

Scrabble value: 6

Words with Friends value: 9

Literati value: 5

TWL (USA): Found

SOWPODS (UK): Found


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