Definition of midnight blue in US English:

midnight blue


  • A very dark blue.

    • ‘This one was a deeper shade of midnight blue with silver eyes and silver wings.’
    • ‘It was a black so dark that it shone midnight blue in places the light reached and it ended half way down his back.’
    • ‘The florescence dimmed, and the entire world was shadowed in midnight blue.’
    • ‘The walls of the square room were painted midnight blue, with hues of silver and white furniture.’
    • ‘While her eyes were midnight blue, the servant's were the blue of the pre-dawn sky.’
    • ‘The patterns were midnight blue and swirled across her wings, changing and shifting as I stared.’
    • ‘She was a vision, in a satin gown of midnight blue with a matching bodice that had elegant white lace around the low cut top.’
    • ‘She peered up at the sky once again, which was quickly turning to a tranquil shade of midnight blue.’
    • ‘The color of the dress made her blue eyes seem darker, almost midnight blue.’
    • ‘The road extended infinitely to the horizon, where the jet of night was beginning to be replaced by midnight blue.’
    • ‘From fuchsia to deep purple, algae green, midnight blue and even contrasts the entire spectrum is on display.’
    • ‘It was midnight blue and the sleeves and neckline were trimmed with white, and the material was glowing in the dim light.’
    • ‘He slowly approached her as he spoke, his eyes almost imperceptibly changing from black to midnight blue.’
    • ‘He wore midnight blue, actually, so it wasn't true black, but it was close enough.’
    • ‘A cloak of midnight blue hung from a hook next to where the bow had been.’
    • ‘Bizarrely, to my left, the sky was still midnight blue and twinkling with stars.’
    • ‘Grey and silver tones join ice and midnight blue to enhance every elegantly modern outfit.’
    • ‘Her hair was very, very long and was a shade of midnight blue.’
    • ‘Colours focus on very pale naturals and mysterious darks such as midnight blue, espresso brown, black and dark purple.’
    • ‘His clothes were finer, dark silks of black and midnight blue.’
    navy blue, dark blue, indigo, ink blue
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midnight blue

/ˈˌmɪdˌnaɪt ˈblu//ˈˌmidˌnīt ˈblo͞o/