indigo: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (in'di-gō"), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -gos, -goes,
- a blue dye obtained from various plants, esp. of the genus Indigofera, or manufactured synthetically.
- See(def. 2).
- any of numerous hairy plants belonging to the genus Indigofera, of the legume family, having pinnate leaves and clusters of usually red or purple flowers.
- a color ranging from a deep violet blue to a dark, grayish blue.
- of the color indigo.
- indigo (Thesaurus)