[ loor-eks ]
/ ˈlʊər ɛks /
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a brand of metallic yarn, made of laminated aluminum foil and transparent film sliced into narrow strips.
ARE YOU A TRUE BLUE CHAMPION OF THESE "BLUE" SYNONYMS?
We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms.
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Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
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How to use Lurex in a sentence
Interpreting the house codes for the modern woman, the third look was a sexy midnight blue-and-gold lurex bodysuit.Schiaparelli Returns to Couture at Paris Fashion Week|Liza Foreman|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Lurex
/ (ˈlʊərɛks) /
a thin metallic thread coated with plastic
fabric containing such thread, which gives it a glittering appearance
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