The hue and cry for the banning of football has never been stronger.
The walls are painted a solemn Bordeaux hue to let the garments resonate all the more boldly.
It is understandable that the Volkmar findings set off a hue and cry on websites devoted to autism.
Her pin-up curls may have been envy-worthy, but it was the bleach blond, almost snow white, hue of her hair that become iconic.
On my fourth day “in country,” I went to hue, where the Marines were regaining control.
Its waters were mostly deep blue in color, although they had a changeable effect and constantly shifted from one hue to another.
For, if he could get shelter for three days, the hue and cry would subside.
The girls were luxuriant flappers of every hue of polished ebony; the boys were spindle-legged and spry and bullet-headed.
Not that mine is altogether a chameleon spirit, with no hue of its own.
Her skin was of the hue and smoothness of crudded cream, where not sunburnt to the brown of the wallflower.
"color," Old English hiw "color, form, appearance, beauty," earlier heow, hiow, from Proto-Germanic *hiwam (cf. Old Norse hy "bird's down," Swedish hy "skin, complexion," Gothic hiwi "form, appearance"), from PIE *kei-, a color adjective of broad application (cf. Sanskrit chawi "hide, skin, complexion, color, beauty, splendor," Lithuanian šyvas "white"). A common word in Old English, squeezed into obscurity after c.1600 by color, but revived 1850s in chemistry and chromatography.
"a shouting," mid-13c., from Old French hue "outcry, noise, war or hunting cry," probably of imitative origin. Hue and cry is late 13c. as an Anglo-French legal term meaning "outcry calling for pursuit of a felon." Extended sense of "cry of alarm" is 1580s.
The property of colors by which they are seen as ranging from red through orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet, as determined by the dominant wavelength of the light. Compare saturation, value.
(Or "tint") The coordinate in the HSB colour model that determines the frequency of light or the position in the spectrum or the relative amounts of red, green and blue. Hue corresponds to the common definition of colour, e.g. "red", "orange", "violet" etc. The other coordinates are saturation and brightness.