Adjective "Navy Blue" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Navy Blue


    Definition:

    noun, plural navies.

    1. the whole body of warships and auxiliaries belonging to a country or ruler.

    2. (often initial capital letter) the complete body of such warships together with their officers and enlisted personnel, equipment, yards, etc., constituting the sea power of a nation.

    3. (often initial capital letter) the department of government charged with its management.

    4. navy blue.

    5. Archaic. a fleet of ships.

    Origin:
    navy