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1. blue

adjective. ['ˈbluː'] of the color intermediate between green and violet; having a color similar to that of a clear unclouded sky.

Synonyms

  • bluish
  • blueish

Antonyms

  • colorful
  • lively
  • consolable

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Blue Ash

  • precrash
  • noncash
  • splash
  • rehash
  • palash
  • lukash
  • furash
  • trash
  • thrash
  • stash
  • smash
  • slash
  • /slash
  • guasch
  • frasch
  • flash
  • flasch
  • crash
  • clash
  • brash
  • brasch
  • abash
  • tash
  • tasch
  • sash
  • rash
  • rasche
  • rasch
  • pash
  • nash

2. blue

adjective. ['ˈbluː'] used to signify the Union forces in the American Civil War (who wore blue uniforms).

Antonyms

  • comprehensible

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. blue

noun. ['ˈbluː'] blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime.

Synonyms

  • powder blue
  • spectral colour
  • steel blue
  • Prussian blue
  • navy blue
  • cerulean
  • turquoise
  • peacock blue
  • navy
  • lazuline
  • royal blue
  • aqua
  • blueness
  • purplish blue
  • ultramarine
  • chromatic colour
  • chromatic color
  • sky-blue
  • dark blue
  • cobalt blue
  • azure
  • greenish blue
  • sapphire
  • spectral color

Antonyms

  • thick
  • tall
  • superior
  • estimable

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. blue

noun. ['ˈbluː'] blue clothing.

Synonyms

  • clothing
  • wear
  • vesture
  • habiliment
  • wearable

Antonyms

  • rising
  • operative
  • raised
  • safe

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. blue

noun. ['ˈbluː'] any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue.

Synonyms

  • organization
  • organisation

Antonyms

  • sufficient
  • anticyclone
  • loud

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. blue

adjective. ['ˈbluː'] characterized by profanity or cursing.

Synonyms

  • profane
  • dirty

Antonyms

  • happy
  • joyous
  • uncheerfulness

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. blue

adjective. ['ˈbluː'] filled with melancholy and despondency.

Synonyms

  • low-spirited
  • dispirited
  • down
  • depressed
  • low
  • dejected
  • downhearted
  • grim
  • gloomy
  • down in the mouth

Antonyms

  • valuable
  • good
  • unregretful
  • unrepentant

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. blue

noun. ['ˈbluː'] the sky as viewed during daylight.

Synonyms

  • blue sky
  • wild blue yonder
  • blue air

Antonyms

  • euphoric
  • juiceless
  • unprofitable
  • tasteless

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. ash

noun. ['ˈæʃ'] the residue that remains when something is burned.

Synonyms

  • fly ash
  • residue

Antonyms

  • sensitise
  • destabilise
  • sensitize

Etymology

  • asshe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æsc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. ash

noun. ['ˈæʃ'] any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus.

Synonyms

  • Fraxinus quadrangulata
  • European ash
  • Fraxinus ornus
  • Fraxinus caroliniana
  • basket ash
  • common European ash
  • ash-key
  • Fraxinus excelsior
  • Fraxinus pennsylvanica
  • flowering ash
  • white ash
  • Fraxinus texensis
  • Fraxinus latifolia
  • Fraxinus dipetala
  • Fraxinus nigra
  • Fraxinus Americana
  • mountain ash
  • red ash
  • tree
  • downy ash
  • manna ash
  • Oregon ash
  • ash tree
  • brown ash
  • Fraxinus cuspidata
  • swamp ash
  • Arizona ash
  • genus Fraxinus
  • Fraxinus oregona
  • hoop ash
  • Fraxinus tomentosa
  • Fraxinus
  • black ash
  • Fraxinus velutina
  • pumpkin ash

Antonyms

  • destabilize
  • enable
  • loosen
  • depersonalize

Etymology

  • asshe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æsc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word blue-ash


1. Noun Phrase
Chinquapin or yellow oak has pale gray to pale gray-brown scaly bark, similar to blue ash, but the scales are small.

2. Noun Phrase
Older pin oaks have pale gray-brown bark with narrow fissures and raised scales similar to blue ash bark but the scales are small.

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