Definition of 'blue pencil'
Example sentences containing 'blue pencil'
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The clouds were thickening over to the west and Dungiven and Claudy, and there was the grey blue pencil line of the mountains of Donegal. FIELD OF BLOOD (2002)Even the breeze seemed hot, though it came from that hazy, brilliant blue pencil line along the horizon that marked the Pacific. THE LAST RAVEN (2002)A dark blue pencil skirt, short jacket, cream blouse, and a hat that perched rather than sat. THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Definition of blue pencil from the Collins English Dictionary
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