watchet

noun
watch·​et | \ ˈwächə̇t also ˈwȯch- \
plural -s

Definition of watchet

1 or watchet blue : a light blue color her dressing gown of watchet blue— Llewelyn Powys
2 archaic
a : a light blue cloth
b : a light blue angler's fly

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History and Etymology for watchet

Middle English wachet, from Old North French

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“Watchet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/watchet. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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