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    meaning

    what does the word "blue "mean in the following sentence?
    Helen's feeling a bit blue just now.

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    Re: meaning

    Hi hasanskaf,

    It means a sad, a little depressed. "Blue" used in that sense is in a LOT of songs.

    [a writer, not a teacher]

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    Smile Re: meaning

    songs like:
    Bluer than blue, Sadder than sad....

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