Definition of 'bluish'
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The fluorescent tube on the ceiling flickered into life, dazzling me with its bluish glare. A NASTY DOSE OF DEATH (1977)Hands that had once been plump and sleek and were now thinner with the bluish white tinge of the sickbed. PROSECUTOR (1977)The man was trying to control the quivering of his bluish lips. MAN'S LOVING FAMILY (1977)
Someone had switched off a light, leaving them only with the bluish glimmer of the little chandelier. THE MAGICIANS OF CAPRONA (1977)
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