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cool colors

noun

the blues and greens of the color spectrum, associated with water, sky, ice, and cooler temperatures; also called cold colors

Examples

Bluish grays are referred to as cool colors.

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  • Dull tones and cool colors are always good in south rooms, and live tones and warm colors in north rooms.

    The House in Good Taste Elsie de Wolfe
  • To the right of the centre are all warm colors, and to the left are all cool colors.

    A Color Notation Albert H. Munsell
  • To the right are all warm colors, to the left are all cool colors.

    A Color Notation Albert H. Munsell

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