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My dress is cobalt blue and my shoes silvery grey. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Similarly, a cobalt dress worn with navy shoes and a navy bag will look less stiff. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Her eyebrows are bubble gum, her lips are tangerine and her eyes are cobalt blue. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He is about to be a human sacrifice, covered in cobalt blue. Times, Sunday Times (2007)From there rich deposits of copper, cobalt and other valuable minerals were exported. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)In return the Chinese got a lucrative slice of the country's huge copper and cobalt reserves. The Sun (2011)Give your working wardrobe a style overhaul with this season's colour palette of pastel pinks, deep berries and cobalt blues. The Sun (2013)A splash of scarlet can be most effective when contrasted with equally unequivocal colours, such as cobalt blue, imperial purple and clear yellow. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Used Occasionally. cobalt is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'cobalt'
British English: cobalt NOUN
Cobalt is a hard silvery-white metal which is used to harden steel and for producing a blue dye.
...a country rich in copper, cobalt and diamonds.
Definition of cobalt from the Collins English Dictionary
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