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blue velvet


noun Slang.

a mixture of paregoric and Pyribenzamine taken by vein as an illicit drug.


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Nearby words

blue succory, blue swimmer, blue thistle, blue tit, blue vein, blue velvet, blue verditer, blue vitriol, blue wavey, blue whale, blue whistler Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for blue velvet

  • On a small table at the owner's elbow, a blue-velvet jeweler's case stands open.

    Nancy|Rhoda Broughton
  • With rapid fingers I unbutton my blue-velvet gown, and step out of it, leaving it in a costly heap on the floor.

    Nancy|Rhoda Broughton