What is an adjective for the color blue?
Light, navy, creamy, dark etc
The word 'blue' is a noun and an adjective. The noun blue is a word for a color: Blue is my favorite color. The adjective blue describes a noun: The blue car is mine. The adjective blue can be a predicate adjective, used as an object of the verb or to describe the object of a verb: My favorite color is blue. I have a blue car.
The word color is a noun and may be considered an adjective or noun adjunct (color TV, color wheel). There is also a verb "to color" and actual colors are nouns. The past tense and past participle of to color (colored) is also an adjective. * Colors, such as red and blue, are nouns used alone, adjectives when used before nouns.
The word 'color' is both a noun (color, colors) and a verb (color, colors, coloring, colored). Examples: Noun: We'll paint the living room and the hallway the same color. Verb: It's time to color my hair before the roots become too visible. A word for a color (red, blue, green, etc.) are both a noun and an adjective; for example: Noun: My favorite color is red. Adjective: That's why I chose the red car.