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  1. matilda

    Talking 139-blue

    Hello all

    What does the following sentence mean?
    (What in the blue was that?)
    Is it a formal sentence or not? Where exactly can I use it?
    and else. it seems that colors have lots of meanings. is there anywhere i can find various meanings of colors?

    Thanks all


  2. Casiopea's Avatar

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    Re: 139-blue

    What in the blue was that?
    What in the world was that?
    What is the wild, blue yonder (i.e. the sky) was that?

    If you do an on-line search, using the key words <meaning of colors> you might find that there is a great deal out there on the subject.

    All the best.

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