midnight blue


Definition of midnight blue

: a deep blackish blue

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The jewel tones of these lamps (cranberry, amber and midnight blue, azure) become even more spectacular when light is refracted by the glass. Elizabeth Gulino, House Beautiful, "Keep an Eye Out for Orrefors Crystal Lamps Whenever You Go Antiquing," 3 May 2019 This reinvented dining set really comes to life and pops against the midnight blue wall, ceiling and floor. Sarah Bray, House Beautiful, "How To Reimagine Vintage Pieces in a Contemporary Space," 3 Mar. 2014 Daytime meetings —with Google CEO Sundar Pichai, Argentinian First Lady Julianna Awada, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel — saw the royal again embrace a vibrant palette in midnight blue, oxblood, and aubergine. Edward Barsamian, Vogue, "Queen Rania of Jordan Brings Her Royal Style to Snowy Davos," 25 Jan. 2018 Beauty Awards 2019 22 Slides One of the top beauty themes of the year was daring, convention-bucking color with midnight blue lips, ultraviolet eyes, and celestial glitter aglow returning to the spotlight. Glamour, "Beauty Awards: The 22 Best Makeup Products of the Year," 25 Mar. 2019 Take her lavish midnight blue velvet robe from 1996 and a lavender dress of princess proportions in 1999. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, "The Unsung Red Carpet Heroes of the ’90s Golden Globes," 4 Jan. 2019 Colors run riot: green, yellow, red, shimmering gold and lots of blue: sky blue, midnight blue, cerulean blue, peacock blue. Sharmila Mukherjee, The Seattle Times, "SAM’s ‘Peacock in the Desert’ opens the doors of our perception to the marvelous," 2 Jan. 2019 The Pixelbook Pen, which was introduced last year with the Pixelbook, is already available in the new midnight blue color to match the Pixel Slate (as well as its original silver color) and costs $99 from Google. Melissa Riofrio, PCWorld, "Google Pixel Slate: The top features, specs, and highlights," 9 Oct. 2018 By night, the lights evoke a starry night, illuminating the midnight blue sofas below. Sarah Hucal, Curbed, "At revamped 1920s hotel, Scandi cool meets Japanese craft," 28 Sep. 2018

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First Known Use of midnight blue

1810, in the meaning defined above

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