Definition of bluet in English:


Line breaks: bluet
Pronunciation: /ˈbluːɪt


A low-growing evergreen North American plant with milky-blue flowers.
  • Hedyotis (or Houstonia) caerulea, family Rubiaceae
More example sentences
  • That bluet breaks me up, tiny spring flower late, late in dour October.
  • He stands as a glad, unnecessary witness to an event - the bluets unseasonable flowering - made possible and then actually made by ‘stamina.’
  • Those little bluets look so sweet!


early 18th century: from French, diminutive of bleu 'blue'.

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