alphabet

Ultramarine

Definition of ultramarine:

part of speech: noun

The most beautiful and durable sky- blue color, so called either from its intense blue, or from the lapis lazuli, from which it is made, being brought from Asia, beyond the sea.

part of speech: adjective

Situated beyond the sea.

part of speech: noun

A beautiful blue coloring matter made from lapis lazuli.

Usage examples for ultramarine:

Word of the day

Sunny

Pertaining to, or like, the sun; bright; warm; cheerful; as, a sunny disposition; exposed to the warmth and light of the sun; as, a sunny window. ...

more