midnight blue

noun

Definition of midnight blue

: a deep blackish blue

Examples of midnight blue in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It was made of yellow satin, metallic thread embroidery, midnight blue velvet, yellow tulle with applied tinsel, and glass pearls. Emily Burack, Town & Country, 2 May 2022 The bass is surprisingly strong, and the waterproof speaker—which is available in black, bright orange, and midnight blue—offers six hours of play time from a rechargeable battery. Sam Dangremond And Roxanne Adamiyatt, Town & Country, 21 Apr. 2022 The sky is midnight blue, the crescent moon an equally vibrant yellow. Washington Post, 13 Apr. 2022 Blue is the theme apparently with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with Kate in an icy-blue gown and Prince William in a midnight blue velvet suit. Alexis Gaskin, Glamour, 27 Mar. 2022 The blue thread used would be typical of Native American or prairie settlers at the time, both of whom used indigo to dye thread a deep midnight blue. oregonlive, 5 Feb. 2022 In handwritten vows, Mr. Kenyatta, who wore a midnight blue jacket and dark trousers, called Dr. Miller his greatest gift. New York Times, 4 Mar. 2022 In the powder room, custom wallpaper by Penshaw Hill adds midnight blue to designer Melanie Turner's mix of shades. Sally Finder Weepie, Better Homes & Gardens, 21 Jan. 2022 Strap color options include peacock green, midnight blue, satin white, lemon yellow, tangerine orange and lilac. Carol Besler, Robb Report, 13 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of midnight blue

1810, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of midnight blue was in 1810

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9 May 2022

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“Midnight blue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/midnight%20blue. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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