Synonyms of blue in English:
2 informal Dad had died that year and Mum was feeling a bit blue
depressed, down, sad, saddened, unhappy, melancholy, miserable, sorrowful, gloomy, dejected, downhearted, disheartened, despondent, dispirited, low, in low spirits, low-spirited, heavy-hearted, glum, morose, dismal, downcast, cast down, tearful
[Antonyms] happy, cheerful
3 a blue movie
indecent, dirty, rude, coarse, vulgar, bawdy, lewd, racy, risqué, salacious, naughty, wicked, improper, unseemly, smutty, spicy, raw, off colour, ribald, Rabelaisian;
[Antonyms] clean, family
cyanic, cyanotyperelated prefix, as in
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