Off topic: What would you call the colour of the sea?
Thread poster: Petra Dr. Schmidt-Sarbutt

Petra Dr. Schmidt-Sarbutt
Australia
Local time: 01:34
Member
German to English
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Mar 9, 2004

Hi all,
Does anyone know the adjective to describe the colour of the sea, when it melts indistinguishably into an overcast sky?
I came across this word in Iris Murdoch's 'The sea, the sea', but have subsequently forgotten it, and can no longer locate it.
This is not a kudoz / job-related question, it just has been bothering me for some time.
Cheers, Petra


 

Lydia Molea  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 15:34
English to German
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Not an answer ... Mar 9, 2004

but a tip: I'd post it in KudoZ after all. I think you can reach more Prozies that way. Just post it under "English". Even if it is not job-related, I'm sure nobody will mind.

 


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