Recent Examples of cornflower from the Web
This time around, however, Germany’s national colors were sidelined in favor of cornflower blue, presumably a nod to the country’s national flower.
Cornflowers, or bleuets, are the French equivalent of the British poppy: the flower of remembrance.
Balenciaga now has a cornflower blue bag ($2,150 on MrPorter.com), similar in scale to Ikea's giant reusable tote.
Blazing star, pale purple cornflower ... rattlesnake master!
At Céline in Paris, a cornflower-blue button-up had...
There is color and pattern in every room, including the kids' bedrooms and even the kitchen, which has bright cornflower-blue walls.
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First Known Use of cornflower
CORNFLOWER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cornflower for English Language Learners
: a wild plant that usually has blue flowers
CORNFLOWER Defined for Kids
Definition of cornflower for Students
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