from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Blue.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. cheese containing a blue mold


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  • The French word bleu is itself thought to have been borrowed from German, the base of which is the Latin word fiavus, which—strange as it may seem—means “yellow” and not blue at all!

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  • I was sharing it with Nicholas, and we got "white dressing" also known as bleu cheese dressing.

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  • You know on our planet (Earth) we have a salad dressing called bleu cheese that is tasty.

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  • In addition, he hauled out his neglected waltz (sans lyrics), called "Le beau Danube bleu" for the occasion.

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  • I don't much like bleu cheeses, but this one was applied with subtlety.

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  • Entrance is free and to tempt the crowds, the first show, "The Color," lives up to its name with, for instance, Yves Klein's "Monochrome Orange" from 1955, Picasso's "Femme en bleu" from 1944 and Olafur Eliasson's 2004 light installation, "Your Concentric Welcome."

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  • This translated into about 6,500 individual servings in 45 varieties -- everything from zesty lemon and raspberry tarts and individually-wrapped Whoopie pies, to a delectable butternut squash and bleu cheese tart -- in a mere four hours.

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  • Saturday, January 23, 2010 at 03: 12 AM roses are red, violets are bleu taters are good for me and you. the end. love.

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  • Drinking Rouge-bleu always reminds me of the ultimately intense joy of those 2+ weeks.

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  • Then the embroidered lace curtains on the left window and dig those GORGEOUS aqua bleu shutters (ma couleur favorie). the red "boucherie" sign is fun -- I imagine the angled "u" as a grande bouche opening up for the delights that can be found inside ... drools.

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