old blue

noun

Definition of old blue

: a pale blue that is redder and duller than average powder blue, greener and less strong then Sistine, and greener and paler than average cadet gray

called also bleu passé

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“Old blue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/old%20blue. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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