navy blue

a dark blue.


navy-blue, adjective Unabridged
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navy blue
Sometimes shortened to: navy
 a.  a dark blue colour
 b.  (as adjective): a navy-blue suit
[C19: from the colour of the British naval uniform]

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Example sentences
When the fabric is dyed navy blue, the wax-impregnated areas remain white.
The navy blue racer is decorated with spiffy electric-discharge patterns in
  special reflective paint.
Rather pretty, actually--navy blue with lace sections.
Under the antique dome over the mattress department, designers have created a
  navy blue sky, lighted by stars.
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