Associations to the word «Azure»


AZURE, noun. (tincture) A blue colour on a coat of arms, represented in engraving by horizontal parallel lines.
AZURE, noun. The clear blue colour of the sky; also, a pigment or dye of this colour.
AZURE, noun. (poetic) The unclouded sky; the blue vault above.
AZURE, noun. Lapis lazuli.
AZURE, adjective. Sky-blue; resembling the clear blue colour of the unclouded sky; cerulean; also, cloudless.
AZURE, adjective. (tincture) In blazon, of the colour blue.
AZURE, verb. (transitive) To colour blue.

Dictionary definition

AZURE, noun. A light shade of blue.
AZURE, verb. Color azure; "Morning azured the village".
AZURE, adjective. Of a deep somewhat purplish blue color similar to that of a clear October sky; "October's bright blue weather".

Wise words

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