turquoise blue

noun

Definition of turquoise blue

: a light greenish blue that is paler and slightly bluer than average turquoise

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The images that populate the location’s Instagram page show a serene, turquoise blue lake offering a slice of a tropical paradise, but in Siberia. Melissa Locker, Time, "Warning That Gorgeous Turquoise Blue Lake Is Actually a Toxic Waste Dump Doesn't Stop the Selfies," 11 July 2019 Despite the criticisms and lukewarm film reviews, the risky undertaking has rekindled a love affair with genie pants, DJ Khaled and turquoise blue. Lorraine Ali, latimes.com, "From ‘Aladdin’ to Galaxy’s Edge, how Hollywood interprets Arab culture," 14 June 2019 The couple had posted photos of themselves on Facebook enjoying time on the beach, wading in the turquoise blue waters of the Caribbean, riding all-terrain vehicles and cruising on a boat. The Washington Post, The Mercury News, "3 Americans tourists found dead in same Dominican Republic resort within 5 days," 6 June 2019 The couple posted photos of themselves on Facebook enjoying time on the beach, wading in the turquoise blue waters of the Caribbean, riding all-terrain vehicles and cruising on a boat. Washington Post, "3 Americans found dead in same Dominican Republic resort within 5 days," 5 June 2019 Exploring Qatar's natural beauty is also a must, and Arabian Adventures provides half- and full-day desert safari tours that careen across golden sand dunes and stop at Khor Al Udeid, Qatar's inland sea with turquoise blue waters. Jenna Scatena, Condé Nast Traveler, "Why Doha Is Much More Than a Stopover Destination," 4 June 2019 Shop Allbirds Tree Breezers Tree Breezers come in four super-pretty marine-themed colors, from Seashell, a pretty slate gray, to Caribbean, a bright turquoise blue. Shanon Maglente, Good Housekeeping, "Allbirds Just Dropped the Most Comfortable Ballet Flat You'll Ever Wear," 2 May 2019 The striking image of the turquoise blue dune on the Red Planet was captured on Jan. 24 by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter's camera, managed by the University of Arizona, Tucson. Ashley May, USA TODAY, "Stunning NASA photo shows blue sand dune on Mars, the Red Planet," 25 June 2018 Kendall Jenner sky-diving with Scott Disick in a turquoise blue jumpsuit; supermodel Natalia Vodianova at the Instagram offices in New York sporting everyone’s favorite prairie frock by Batsheva. Vogue, "The 17 Best Fashion Instagrams of the Week: Rihanna, Cardi B, SZA, and More," 14 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of turquoise blue

1799, in the meaning defined above

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