teal blue


Definition of teal blue

: a dark greenish blue

Examples of teal blue in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Porter arrived in a shimmering teal blue jumpsuit, encrusted with 70,000 crystals, paired with a matching jacket and hat, all by Baja East. Emily J. Sullivan, The Hollywood Reporter, "The Most Extra Accessories at the Grammy Awards," 27 Jan. 2020 There’s a lot of opportunity for unexpected colorblocking—like mustard yellow with teal blue. Georgina Kim, Glamour, "How to Wear Corduroy This Fall and Winter," 9 Nov. 2019 Wilson, 30, dressed as JAY-Z in a teal blue suit with a large gold necklace and pendant. Darlene Aderoju, PEOPLE.com, "Ciara and Husband Russell Wilson Dress as Beyoncé and JAY-Z in 'Apes—' Music Video for Halloween," 30 Oct. 2019 The best part is that this version comes in a gender-neutral teal blue, instead of the old magenta pink. USA TODAY, "The best toy and game deals of Prime Day 2019," 16 July 2019 One model wearing a head-to-toe kelly green gown sported glittery brows of the same hue, while another model who donned a teal blue mini dress also had matching sparkly brows, in the exact same color. Kristen Bateman, Allure, "Why Glitter Eyebrows Are Trending for Fall," 5 July 2019 The clothing that was found is a teal blue Nike T-shirt, Wrangler blue jeans, and grey Nike running shoes (size 12) that are well worn. Sarah Brookbank, Cincinnati.com, "Cincinnati Police trying to identify man found unresponsive outside casino," 4 July 2019 Soon, Commencement Bay’s waters, turned teal blue by glacial melt, were filled with black, red and cedar-brown canoes. Craig Sailor, The Seattle Times, "‘It’s amazing’: Puyallup Tribe hosts more than 100 tribes traveling Salish Sea," 28 July 2018 Speaking of outfits that reminded people of beverages, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby wore a yellow rope with teal blue and royal blue streaks that looked awfully similar to a can of La Croix’s lemon flavor sparkling water. Dave Quinn, PEOPLE.com, "Abigail Spencer Channels Her Timeless Style Plus More Royal Wedding Looks That Gave Us Déjà Vu," 19 May 2018

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First Known Use of teal blue

1938, in the meaning defined above

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“Teal blue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teal%20blue. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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