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synonyms for indigo

  • blue-green
  • azure
  • beryl
  • cerulean
  • cobalt
  • navy
  • royal
  • sapphire
  • teal
  • turquoise
  • ultramarine
  • blue-gray
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How to use indigo in a sentence

Textile makers must treat indigo with harsh chemicals to make it soluble.
SCIENTISTS FIND A ‘GREENER’ WAY TO MAKE JEANS BLUESHI EN KIMNOVEMBER 3, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
To give denim its blue hue, the researchers add indigo powder to a hydrogel containing a small amount of nanocellulose.
SCIENTISTS FIND A ‘GREENER’ WAY TO MAKE JEANS BLUESHI EN KIMNOVEMBER 3, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Your happiness as a reader will depend on how open you are to insights that recognize no coincidences, some of them from the crystal-indigo-rainbow file, as well as proposed, though not explained, secret-knowledge theories.
THE TALE OF A BASS PLAYER, SONIC EPIPHANIES AND A QUEST TO SAVE ‘REAL MUSIC’BEN RATLIFFFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One gas might take a bite out of indigo, while another gas might have an appetite for yellow or blue.
MY SATELLITE WOULD FIT IN A SMALL SUITCASE.KATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The indigo plant is herbaceous, and from one to three feet high, with delicate bluish-green leaves.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
Next rinse the veil through two cold waters, tinging the last with indigo.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
But the foot-gin appeared on the scene, and indigo went down before cotton.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCEVARIOUS
Some fifty years later, a planter's daughter tried to raise indigo.
THE STORY OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIESH. A. (HLNE ADELINE) GUERBER
After several failures, she succeeded in doing so, and indigo was raised in Carolina until the time came when cotton paid better.
THE STORY OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIESH. A. (HLNE ADELINE) GUERBER
There is no more colouring-matter in this than there is indigo in our own air.
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WORDS RELATED TO INDIGO

  • azure
  • beryl
  • blue-gray
  • blue-green
  • cerulean
  • cobalt
  • indigo
  • navy
  • royal
  • sapphire
  • teal
  • turquoise
  • ultramarine
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.