Definition of duck-egg blue in English:
A soft, turquoise-blue shade.
- The sky above the house is a delicate shade of duck-egg blue, fading to creamy-white on the horizon.
- Tried and tested combinations are dark laminate granite worktop with wood cabinet doors; a white worktop with doors painted duck-egg blue; and a wooden worktop with high white gloss cabinet doors and chrome fittings.
- The two colour groupings preferred by parents are pastels such as lavender, mint and duck-egg blue, and primaries such as navy, red, green and yellow.
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