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  • Big Girls Don't Cry ( Fergie song )
  • Black and blue
  • Blue Bayou ( Elvis Presley song )
  • Blue Eyes ( Elton John song )
  • Blue Jay Way ( Beatles song )
  • Blue Monday
  • Blue Monday ( Van Morrison song )
  • Blue Moon ( Nickname of baseball player John Odom )
  • Blue Suede Shoes ( Elvis Presley song )
  • Blue Velvet ( David Lynch movie )
  • Blue are the hills that are far away
  • Blue blood ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Blue chip investment
  • Blue collar worker
  • Blue humour
  • Blue in the face
  • Blue murder
  • Blue plate special ( a set meal provided at a reduced price ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Blue rinse
  • Blue rinse brigade
  • Blue screen of death
  • Blue sky thinking
  • Blue star ( A slang name for ecstasy pills )
  • Bolt from the blue ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Boys in blue
  • Break your heart
  • Bring into blue
  • Bring tears to your eyes
  • Broken man
  • Burst into tears
  • Cheer up, it might never happen
  • Cheer up, it's not the end of the world
  • Clear blue water ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cobalt blue
  • Cornflower blue
  • Counsel of despair
  • Cross into the Blue ( United States Air Force advertising slogan )
  • Cry into your pillow
  • Cut up about
  • Deeper Than The Deep Blue Sea ( Frank Sinatra song )
  • Depths of despair
  • Don't upset the apple-cart
  • Down in the dumps
  • Down in the mouth
  • Drag ass around
  • Drown the pain
  • Drown your sorrows
  • Eton blue
  • Feeling blue
  • For keener refreshment ( Pabst Blue Ribbon advertising slogan )
  • Friday night and the lights are low ( ABBA lyric )
  • Get down Shep ( A catchphrase from John Noakes On Blue Peter )
  • Get the low down
  • Got the blues
  • Gutted
  • Happy sad ( a bitterweet feeling combining both happiness and sadness )
  • He's a real nowhere man sitting in his nowhere land ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Heart rending
  • Here's one I prepared earlier ( A catchphrase from Blue Peter )
  • High and low
  • How sad is that?
  • I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues ( Elton John song )
  • I took my harp to the party but no one asked me to play
  • I'm A Loser ( The Beatles song )
  • I've been brokenhearted, blue since the day we parted ( ABBA lyric )
  • In a blue funk
  • In the dumps
  • Into the wild blue yonder
  • It burns me up
  • It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages ( Friedrich Nietzsche quotation )
  • It's All Over Now Baby Blue ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Keep a low profile
  • Kind Of Blue ( Miles Davis tune and album )
  • Laid low
  • Lay low
  • Lie low
  • Light the blue touch paper and retire
  • Like a blue arsed fly
  • Like a bolt from the blue
  • Little Boy Blue come blow your horn ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Long face
  • Long faced
  • Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair ( from a poem by Shelley )
  • Love means never having to say you're sorry ( Love Story )
  • Low blow
  • Low brow
  • Low cal
  • Low comedy
  • Low ebb
  • Low hanging fruit
  • Low key
  • Low life
  • Low man on the totem pole
  • Low profile
  • Low rent
  • Low rider
  • Low spirits
  • Man Of Constant Sorrow ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Men in blue
  • Midnight blue
  • Miserable specimen
  • Misery memoire
  • More in sorrow than in anger
  • Moving at the speed of business ( UPS advertising slogan )
  • Moving forward ( Toyota advertising slogan )
  • Moving right along
  • Moving swiftly on
  • Moving the goalposts
  • Moving traffic violation
  • Moving up
  • My Blue Heaven ( Gene Austin song )
  • My blue heaven
  • My heart sank into my boots
  • Navy blue
  • Not a dry eye in the house
  • Old Blue Eyes ( Nickname of Frank Sinatra )
  • Once in a blue moon
  • One for sorrow ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • One for sorrow, two for mirth, three for a wedding, four for a birth
  • Out of the blue
  • Out of the clear blue sky
  • Oxford Blue
  • Parting is such sweet sorrow
  • Reduce to tears
  • Refresh! Rejoice! Remember! Pabst gets the call ( Pabst Blue Ribbon advertising slogan )
  • Rhapsody In Blue ( George Gershwin composition )
  • Roses are red, violets are blue
  • Royal blue
  • Sad sack
  • Sad state of affairs
  • Sad-Eyed Lady Of The Lowlands ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Sadder and wiser man
  • Scream blue murder
  • Search high and low
  • Seasonal affected disorder
  • Sky blue
  • Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue
  • Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word ( Elton John song )
  • Sorry about that, Chief. ( A catchphrase from Get Smart )
  • Sorry sight ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Take a blue pencil to
  • Talk a blue streak
  • Tangled Up In Blue ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Tear jerker
  • The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Blue End State ( Nickname of the US state of Delaware )
  • The Blue Mosque ( tourist attraction in Turkey )
  • The First Cut Is The Deepest ( Rod Stewart song )
  • The Home Of Paul Bunyan And Babe The Blue Ox ( Nickname of Westwood California, Brainerd Minnesota and Bemidji Minnesota )
  • The air was blue
  • The deep blue sea
  • The low countries
  • The low down
  • The moving finger writes
  • The moving finger writes; and, having writ, moves on ( from a poem by Fitzgerald )
  • Total Eclipse Of The Heart ( Bonnie Tyler song )
  • True Blue ( Madonna album )
  • True blue
  • Tug at your heartstrings
  • Turning blue
  • Upset the applecart
  • What a drag
  • Why have low calories when you can have no calories ( Natrena advertising slogan )
  • Wide blue yonder
  • You take the high road: I'll take the low road

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