What does powder blue mean?

Definitions for powder blue
pow·der blue

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word powder blue.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. powder blueadjective

    a pale blue color with grey in it

  2. powder blue, powdery-blueadjective

    of a moderate to pale blue or purplish blue


  1. powder bluenoun

    A very pale blue colour.

  2. powder blueadjective

    Of a very pale blue colour.


  1. powder blue

    Powder blue is a light shade of blue, often compared to the color of blue sky on a clear day or the color of a newborn baby boy's clothing. It is soft, pale and soothing, and it gets its name from the finely ground powder of blue cobalt glass. It is sometimes described as a pastel or dusty blue.


  1. Powder blue

    Powder blue may refer to two different colors. The paler variant is often associated with powder snow.

How to pronounce powder blue?

How to say powder blue in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of powder blue in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of powder blue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Translations for powder blue

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for powder blue »


Find a translation for the powder blue definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"powder blue." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 22 Jul 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/powder+blue>.

Discuss these powder blue definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for powder blue? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    powder blue

    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net


    Are you a words master?

    make uniform
    A fluster
    B exacerbate
    C knead
    D caddie

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for powder blue: