blueing blueing  /b ˈlu ɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge
  2. (n) a process that makes something blue (or bluish)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • This circumstance has led Sociologists Peter and Brigitte Berger to suggest that if what Charles Reich calls "the greening of America" goes on apace, it may shade into a "blueing .

Quotes

  • "The attention to that was way over the top," Hayden said. "We just want to play the game. And when you've played, you just want to go for a fish or a surf. You don't want to start blueing about who said what. It was stressful and way over...
    on Jan 23, 2009 By: Matthew Hayden Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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