Definition of Cambridge blue in English:

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Cambridge blue

Pronunciation: /ˈkeɪmbrɪdʒ/


1 [mass noun] A pale blue colour.
Example sentences
  • There are also other colors such as carmine red, purple with white eyes, and Cambridge blue.
2A person who has represented Cambridge University at a particular sport in a match against Oxford University.
Example sentences
  • Special guest speakers will be on hand to share their knowledge about this fascinating stretch of river and the thrilling annual battle of the Oxford and Cambridge blues that captivates audiences around the world.

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