Noun(1) a precious transparent stone of rich blue corundum valued as a gemstone(2) a transparent piece of sapphire that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem(3) a light shade of blue
Adjective(1) of something having the color of a blue sapphire
(1) He still had the same reddish-bronze hair and sapphire blue eyes, but his looks had changed dramatically.(2) Emma wiped away her tears and took the small sapphire ring from the box.(3) there was the slightest flicker of light deep within his sapphire eyes(4) She looked in the mirror and changed her contacts from pearl gray to sapphire blue.(5) Sometimes, they would change into an incredible tint of sapphire blue.(6) He also heard a blue-throated sapphire (also called a blue-throated golden-tail), a relatively small hummingbird.(7) The whole was embroidered with hundreds of pearls laced with two agates, twelve chrysolites, twelve garnets, a gold-mounted sapphire and a large pendant pearl.(8) By the nineteenth century these glass liners were often made in a beautiful deep sapphire blue that showed through their openwork silver cages.(9) Amethyst, sapphire blue and green color lenses are magnificent on women with dark skin.(10) The sun is Crayola yellow and the water is sapphire blue.(11) On her fingers, she wore diamond, emerald and sapphire rings, and jeweled earrings hung from her ears.(12) Charles nodded, reached into his coat pocket, and withdrew a square, sapphire blue, lidded box, only slightly larger than his palm.(13) She had hair made of strands of pure gold, and eyes like the hundred thousand sapphire blue irises that had encased Nighting Lyre.(14) She and the two men were on the very edge of the desert, where there was nothing but a clear, sapphire blue sky to look up to.(15) She wore a long, sapphire blue gown embroidered with silver.(16) She looked stunning in a gown of sapphire blue, which emphasized the blueness of her eyes.
1. azure ::
2. sky-blue ::
3. cerulean ::
Different Formssapphire, sapphires
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