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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A shade of blue tinged with green. Also: A blue to gray green mineral.

Usage examples (35)
  • The jeweler made rings and earrings from turquoise and other gemstones.
  • Blue turquoise is valued as a gemstone
  • Shhhhhh, young men in turquoise t-shirts hiss at us.
  • GSI pointed out that turquoise is the color of the throat, the voice, communication. for more
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