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blue flower

noun, sometimes capitalized B&F

Definition of blue flower

  1. :  the mystic vague object of romanticist longing especially in the 19th century —usually used with preceding the always in search of the blue flower — Willi Apel

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Origin and Etymology of blue flower

translation of German blaue blume, symbol of poetry in Heinrich von Ofterdingen (1802), fragmentary novel by Baron Friedrich von Hardenberg (Novalis) †1801 German poet


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blue flower

noun

Definition of blue flower

  1. :  a pale blue that is redder, lighter, and stronger than average powder blue or Sistine and greener, lighter, and stronger than average cadet gray

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Origin and Etymology of blue flower

1blue + flower


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