a pale grayish-blue color.
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Origin of Alice blue
1920–25, Americanism; named after Alice Longworth (daughter of Theodore Roosevelt)
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Example sentences from the Web for alice blue
She stepped into a doorway and started unbuttoning her Alice-blue babydoll dress.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town|Cory Doctorow