1. [ adjective ] (color) having the color of a blue sapphire

"sapphire eyes"

Related terms: chromatic
2. [ noun ] a transparent piece of sapphire that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem
Related terms: jewel
3. [ noun ] (chemistry,geology) a precious transparent stone of rich blue corundum valued as a gemstone
Related terms: corundom transparent_gem star_sapphire
4. [ noun ] (color) a light shade of blue
Synonyms: cerulean lazuline sky-blue azure
Related terms: blue azure
Similar spelling:   Sapir