- a delicate purplish pink.
Origin of peachblow
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It keeps the peach-blow humanity from competing with the earthenware, to the disadvantage of the latter.Toppleton's Client
John Kendrick Bangs
That combination of sky-blue and peach-blow was always a favorite with your aunt,—French taste, she called it.The Storm Centre
Charles Egbert Craddock
She had on an elaborate tea-gown in peach-blow silk and lace that sat on her dejectedly.Selina
George Madden Martin
Mrs. Neifkins, too, came up to expectations in her peach-blow satin.
Mrs. Myron Neifkins, too, if report could be believed, was to be gowned in peach-blow satin worked in French knots.
- a delicate purplish-pink colour
- (as adjective)a peach-blow vase
- a glaze of this colour on Oriental porcelain
C19: from peach 1 + blow ³
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