- somewhat blue.
Origin of bluish
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Examples from the Web for blueish
The skin is blueish black; less glossy than the native of the continent.
They were a sort of blueish gray, but now very heavy and dull.A Modern Cinderella
Amanda M. Douglas
The rows of blueish spots are also continued along the borders.
These all incline to a soft, delicate gray, sometimes with a blueish cast.Garden Ornaments
Mary H. Northend
The odd petal, or lip, is always more or less of a blueish colour; the rest whitish, generally indeed quite white.Lachesis Lapponica
Carl von Linn
- somewhat blue
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Word Origin and History for blueish
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