a plant, Collinsia grandiflora, of the figwort family, of western central North America, having short-stalked flowers with the upper lip purple or white and the lower lip blue or violet.
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How to use blue lips in a sentence
The beggar stared at me with his bloodshot eyes; his blue lips smiled; and he in his turn gripped my chilly fingers.Dream Tales and Prose Poems | Ivan Turgenev
Presently I saw his blue lips again, breathing on the tinder, and then a flare of light flashed up, and showed me Orlick.Great Expectations | Charles Dickens
He does not laugh; he breathes heavily, fast, and with wheezing; he is licking his blue lips with his tongue.Sulamith: A Romance of Antiquity | Alexandre Kuprin
A shower of cold rain blew up-wind straight in their faces and made the teeth chatter behind their blue lips.Roosevelt in the Bad Lands | H. Hagedorn.
Still, he looked at the childrens blue lips and pinched cheeks, I wish that your hearth were wider.Boys and Girls of Colonial Days | Carolyn Sherwin Bailey