from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. yellowish; of the color saffron
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having a color somewhat like saffron; yellowish.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the color of saffron.
You don't want to let one bit of that brown 'gravy' surrounding the saffrony grains to go to waste And finally getting a definitive risotto how-to, after so many untutored home attempts, is a revelation.
I also tried a cheese flavored with saffron and black peppers that I will have to get a chunk of one of these days -- so saffrony and delicious!
Then there was sort of a saffrony-paprika flavor to the shrimp that permeated the whole thing, keeping it safely savory and wholly Mediterranean.
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