(noun, adjective)


1. of something having the color of a blue sapphire

- sapphire eyes

Similar word(s): chromatic


1. a precious transparent stone of rich blue corundum valued as a gemstone

Definition categories: substance, corundum

2. a transparent piece of sapphire that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem

Definition categories: possession, gem, jewel

3. a light shade of blue

Similar word(s): azure, cerulean, lazuline

Definition categories: attribute, blue, blueness

Sentences with sapphire as a noun:

- sapphire colour:

- The blue-chinned sapphire can be found many parts of South America, depending on season.