noun \ˈä-kwə also ˈa-\

: a light greenish-blue color

Full Definition of AQUA

plural aquae \ˈä-ˌkwī also ˈa-(ˌ)kwē\ :  water; especially :  water 5a(2)
plural aquas :  a light greenish-blue color

Origin of AQUA

Latin — more at island
First Known Use: 14th century

Other Color Terms

argentine, cerise, cerulean, cyan, ocher, perse, puce, taupe, vermilion
AQUA Defined for Kids


noun \ˈä-kwə, ˈa-\

Definition of AQUA for Kids

:  a light greenish blue :  the color of water in a swimming pool
Medical Dictionary


noun \ˈak-wə, ˈäk-\
plural aquae \ˈak-(ˌ)wē, ˈäk-ˌwī\ or aquas

Medical Definition of AQUA

:  water; especially :  an aqueous solution
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