academy blue

noun

: a moderate greenish blue that is greener, lighter, and stronger than average peacock and greener and deeper than Brittany

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1931, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of academy blue was circa 1931

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“Academy blue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/academy%20blue. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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