Sentence Examples with the word Azure

Blue, hyacinthine, and dark azure or dark brown respectively.

In regard to colour and design the Taj ranks first in the world for purely decorative workmanship; while the perfect symmetry of its exterior once seen can never be forgotten, nor the aerial grace of its domes, rising like marble bubbles into the azure sky.

The purity men love is like the mists which envelop the earth, and not like the azure ether beyond.

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Nemophila insignis: hardy, 6 in., azure blue, with white centre.

And yet it has not the blue devils, but the blue angels in it, in the azure tint of its waters.

Virginica, to I z ft., azure blue, shows flowers in drooping panicles in May and June.

All sound heard at the greatest possible distance produces one and the same effect, a vibration of the universal lyre, just as the intervening atmosphere makes a distant ridge of earth interesting to our eyes by the azure tint it imparts to it.

Beneath the unclouded and mild azure sky, upon the fair face of the pleasant sea, wafted by the joyous breezes, that great mass of death floats on and on, till lost in infinite perspectives.

The blue-bird with his azure plumes, the thrush clad all in brown, the robin jerking his spasmodic throat, the oriole drifting like a flake of fire, the jolly bobolink and his happy mate, the mocking-bird imitating the notes of all, the red-bird with his one sweet trill, and the busy little wren, are all making the trees in our front yard ring with their glad song.

Which shows traces of elaborate ornamentation in azure and gilding.