Definition of blue water in English:

blue water


  • Open sea.

    as modifier ‘blue-water navigation’
    • ‘The current carried me steadily away from the security of my support boat, but my attention was focused on the blue water before me.’
    • ‘At the weekends, yachts and cruisers of all sizes criss-cross the blue water.’
    • ‘Trim yachts skim the surface of the blue water and there is not a cloud in the sky - yet we are a mere hour's train ride from the manic heart of Manhattan.’
    • ‘Collections of bannerfish decorate the blue water at the fringes of the reef like confetti fluttering in a breeze.’
    • ‘Fixing my eyes on the blue water, I searched for mantas.’