blue-rinsed

adjective

Definition of blue-rinsed

:having white or gray hair that has been tinted blue with a rinse :blue-haired
  • … the formidable blue-rinsed doyenne of decorating.
  • VogueSeptember 1999
  • He has used aggressive pronouncements about his sexuality to offend not only the blue-rinsed portion of his musical admirers but also members of the gay community.
  • —Elizabeth KolbertNew Yorker20 Dec. 1999
  • He'd wink knowingly at his blue-rinsed audience, …
  • —Richard ColesTimes Literary Supplement13 Oct. 2000

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First Known Use of blue-rinsed

1944


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