navy blue

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noun

: a very dark blue

navy blue

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adjective

: being of a very dark blue color
a navy blue dress

Examples of navy blue in a Sentence

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Noun
There are 40 colors and prints to choose from, including a leaf print and solid navy blue, as well as sizes XS—3XL. Michelle Rostamian, Peoplemag, 5 June 2024 The navy blue/dark yellow color scheme is pleasant. PCMAG, 4 June 2024 On May 14, a group of Republican members of Congress attended the trial, dressed in identical navy blue suits with white shirts and red ties. Barbara McQuade, TIME, 29 May 2024 The shirt and matching onesie are available in black, gray, and navy blue in a variety of sizes. Laura Denby, Parents, 28 May 2024 His eyes are kind but tired, his navy blue shirt a canvas of black grease. Emily Zebel, Longreads, 23 May 2024 It’s filled with matching sweatsuit sets in neutral shades of gray, beige, and navy blue with the brand logo displayed on each piece. Kerane Marcellus, Essence, 23 May 2024 It can be styled with a pair of flats, heels, or wedges and is available in navy blue and black, so it can be dressed up or down for different occasions. Casey Clark, Peoplemag, 18 May 2024 Rocky, meanwhile, opted for a cozy navy blue cardigan and trousers. Rania Aniftos, Billboard, 13 May 2024
Adjective
On stage, Stein wore a dark grey suit with orange, light blue and navy blue accents. Sarah Kuta, Smithsonian Magazine, 17 Mar. 2023 Shop Now 10 Navy Blue In areas with strict historic guidelines, navy blue is often a fail-safe. Elle Decor Editors, ELLE Decor, 17 Mar. 2023 Our one hangup is the limited choice of colors, but navy blue certainly has wide appeal. Maya Polton, Better Homes & Gardens, 16 Mar. 2023 Kate Middleton and Prince William coordinated in navy blue for the day. Town & Country, 13 Mar. 2023 Jonas also opted for a monochromatic outfit, looking suave in a navy blue suit. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 10 Mar. 2023 The elegant wooden exterior was left largely unchanged, save for the hull sides: The original two-tone finish was replaced by one navy blue hue. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 8 Mar. 2023 Ultra-Luxe Color Combos Achieve the stealth luxury aesthetic with an irresistible combination of deep navy blue trousers and a yummy chocolate brown overcoat. Madeline Fass, Vogue, 7 Mar. 2023 While David wore a black shirt and navy blue tie underneath his slightly lighter suit, Harper opted for a simple white undershirt for her ensemble. Alexis Jones, Peoplemag, 3 Mar. 2023

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