dutch blue

noun, often capitalized D

Definition of dutch blue

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

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“Dutch blue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dutch%20blue. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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