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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An annual Eurasian plant cultivated in North America having showy heads of blue or purple or pink or white blooms; Plant of southern and southeastern United States grown for its yellow blooms that can be dried.

Usage examples (33)
  • My boss has blue; blue, pale cornflower blue eyes.
  • She glanced down at the the cornflower blue sweater.
  • Tears gleamed suddenly in Leynart's cornflower eyes.
  • Staring into her cornflower blue eyes he almost told her no. for more
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