The 'canary yellow' group
These colour words consist of two words combined together. They can be two colour words, as in navy-blue or olive green, or a noun and a colour word, as in blood-red or bottle-green, or an adjective and a colour word, as in royal blue.
baby blue baby pink blood-red blue-black bottle-green canary yellow cherry red chocolate brown coal black cobalt blue duck-egg blue electric-blue grass green ice-blue jade green jet black leaf green lemon yellow lime green midnight blue milk white navy-blue nut-brown off-white olive green peacock blue powder blue rose-red rosy pink royal blue salmon pink sea-blue sea-green shell pink shocking pink sky-blue slate-grey sugar pink
He wore foppish hats, canary-yellow gloves, and patent-leather shoes.
Seen in spring from the valley below, the ancient city of Pinara in Southern Turkey is a blaze of lime green.