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china blue

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Definition of china blue in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A pale greyish blue: eyes of a startlingly bright china blue
More example sentences
  • All eyes in our family are blue, but hers are the bluest at the moment - china blue, sky blue, wide and scared.
  • Her china blue, saucer-sized eyes widened as I gently pulled her husband and kids from the extra car and extracted a bunch of bills from her stacks of bank.
  • There, on the table, a flower the yellow of flax closes, the irises unfolding, two of them deep blue-purple, a third is larger, and china blue.

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