Kentucky blue

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Kentucky blue valuable meadow and pasture grass in Europe and especially central United States having tall stalks and slender bright green leaves; a chief constituent in lawn grass mixtures
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Usage

In literature:

He was having trouble out in Kentucky about this time, and he went to the Blue Grass pretty often.
"'Hell fer Sartain' and Other Stories" by John Fox, Jr.
The Kentucky, showing a faint tinge of blue, flowed with a soft murmur.
"The Guns of Bull Run" by Joseph A. Altsheler
Over the ever blue mountains from the wonderland of Virginia into the greater wonderland of Kentucky.
"The Crisis, Complete" by Winston Churchill
Presently he found himself talking about his old home in Kentucky, and the thorough-bred horses of the Blue Grass.
"Partners of Chance" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
Aunt Gwen seems quite at home on a horse, which she has ridden many times in the Blue Grass regions of Kentucky.
"Miss Caprice" by St. George Rathborne
A pretty bride from the Blue Grass Region of Kentucky walked with her young husband whom she had first met at a New England seaside.
"The Harris-Ingram Experiment" by Charles E. Bolton
Place, the Blue Lick Springs, Kentucky, 1778.
"Patriotic Plays and Pageants for Young People" by Constance D'Arcy Mackay
The Blue Grass Region of Kentucky and Other Kentucky Articles.
"Contemporary American Literature" by John Matthews Manly and Edith Rickert
For such a use it is not sown alone, but is always the complement of Kentucky blue grass or of a mixture of grasses.
"Clovers and How to Grow Them" by Thomas Shaw
Let's see, the Blue Poppy's right up Kentucky Gulch, not so very far away from the Silver Queen, is n't it?
"The Cross-Cut" by Courtney Ryley Cooper
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In news:

Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Kentucky American Water crews worked to repair a leak in a one-inch pipe Tuesday morning.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. A fire at a soldier's home at Kentucky's Fort Campbell has claimed the lives of two of his young children.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. For the second time in a month, the coroner is called out to a central Kentucky power plant.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Former University of Kentucky basketball star Richie Farmer is selling cars at a Chevrolet dealership in Manchester, his first job after eight years as state agriculture commissioner.
Middle Tennessee pitcher Lindsey Vander Lugt held the Western Kentucky University softball team to one run on six hits as the Blue Raiders dealt WKU a 3-1 loss Sunday at the WKU Softball Complex.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Tubby Smith's new job has been the talk of the town ever since he announced his departure to the University of Kentucky Wildcats Thursday.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. A substitute teacher in Central Kentucky is out of a job after police arrested him during a drug bust .
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. An eastern Kentucky elementary school teacher has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of sexual abuse against two students.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Police tell us they are looking for a man they say escaped a Kentucky jail around 9 pm tonight.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Former Georgetown resident and current Middle Tennessee coach Rick Stockstill likely will remember his most recent trip back home to Central Kentucky.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Superstorm Sandy will slowly move away from Kentucky these next couple of days.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. A proposed plan to put a water pipeline through several central Kentucky counties is not sitting well with some people.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Central Kentucky had another foggy start to the day Thursday morning.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. A recent high school basketball game in Northern Kentucky turned into a life lesson for all who saw it.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. A Kentucky native accused of causing the death of one of her children has been indicted by a grand jury.
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