baby blue


noun

a very light blue.
baby blues, Informal. a person's blue eyes: His charm lies largely in the way he bats his baby blues.

Nearby words

  1. babushka,
  2. babuyan islands,
  3. baby,
  4. baby beef,
  5. baby bell,
  6. baby bond,
  7. baby bonus,
  8. baby book,
  9. baby boom,
  10. baby boomer

Origin of baby blue

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90

Related formsba·by-blue, adjective

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