cadet blue

noun

Definition of cadet blue

1 :a variable color averaging a grayish blue that is redder and paler than electric, greener and slightly paler than copenhagen, and redder, lighter, and stronger than Gobelin
2 :a moderate blue that is redder and duller than average copen and redder and deeper than azurite blue or Dresden blue

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First Known Use of cadet blue

1841


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