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blue-red

[bloo-red]
noun
  1. a color about midway between blue and red in the spectrum; purplish.
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Historical Examples of blue-red

  • A spear he hath, blue-red, hand-fitting, on its puissant shaft.

    The Harvard Classics, Volume 49, Epic and Saga

    Various

  • The air snapped and tingled with a shower of blue-red sparks, and the acrid odor of the released gases settled down upon us.

  • The air snapped and tingled with a shower of blue-red sparks, and the acrid odor of the released gases settled down upon me.

  • She is all covered with long reeds and lilies about her head and shoulders, and blue-red sparks fly up at every step.