sky blue

noun

Definition of sky blue

: a pale to light blue color

Examples of sky blue in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Maybe all of this is psychosomatic, and the Thunder uniform’s sky blue triggers Aldridge the way the color red sets off a raging bull. Jeff Mcdonald, ExpressNews.com, "LaMarcus Aldridge is the Spurs’ not-so-secret weapon vs. Oklahoma City Thunder," 1 Jan. 2020 The sky blue uniforms feature the team’s classic bull’s face logo, though in light blue instead of red. Chicago Tribune Staff, chicagotribune.com, "Bulls ‘city edition’ uniforms this season include an all-blue look — and the team’s iconic logo on the jersey fronts," 20 Nov. 2019 The northern California aesthetic plays out in design touches including weathered wood, white shiplap, gingham, and pops of the restaurant's signature sky blue. Greg Morago, Houston Chronicle, "Second Mendocino Farms opens Oct. 3 in Uptown Park," 23 Sep. 2019 An oversized suit jackets with Bermuda shorts in sky blue gave a boyish touch, as did a big jean shirt with wide-legged trousers. Washington Post, "Fendi lets sun shine on post-Lagerfeld era, glancing back," 19 Sep. 2019 An oversized suit jackets with Bermuda shorts in sky blue gave a boyish touch, as did a big jean shirt with wide-legged trousers. Colleen Barry, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Fendi lets sun shine on post-Lagerfeld era, glancing back," 19 Sep. 2019 In one photo, the star stood facing a mirror in the sky blue mock-neck midi from Sorella (which retails for $50!). Kaitlyn Frey, PEOPLE.com, "Kylie Jenner Flaunts Her Figure in a Curve-Hugging $50 Dress for Family Dinner at Nobu," 10 Jan. 2020 Case in point: Sherwin-Williams's 2020 Color of the Year, which is—drumroll, please—a deep, celestial-sky blue called Naval. Candace Braun Davison, House Beautiful, "Sherwin-Williams's 2020 Color of the Year Reveals a Lot about Americans' Mental State," 23 Sep. 2019 Ned got into his dented car, with its sky blue paint and back fins, and drove home down the potholed street. cleveland, "Ned’s zombie insurance: A short story from Write About Now," 18 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of sky blue

1681, in the meaning defined above

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28 Jan 2020

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“Sky blue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sky%20blue. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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sky blue

noun

English Language Learners Definition of sky blue

: a pale to light blue color

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