aqua Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “aqua” in the English Dictionary

"aqua" in British English

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aquanoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈæk.wə/

aqua noun [U] (WATER)

UK specialized chemistry water, when it is used in ​make-up and ​beautyproducts

aqua noun [U] (COLOUR)

a greenish-blue ​colour
adjective uk   us  
of a greenish-blue ​colour
(Definition of aqua from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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aquaadjective, noun [U]

 us   /ˈæk·wə, ˈɑk-/ (also aquamarine,  /ˌæk·wə·məˈrin, ˌɑk-/ )
(of) the ​color that is a ​mixture of ​blue and ​green: an aqua ​sea [U] You ​look good in aqua.
(Definition of aqua from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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