from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A moderate to brilliant vivid yellow.
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- n. a strong yellow color
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Nymphaea Nilumbo, the surface of the water is overspread with its round floating leaves, whilst these are shadowed by a forest of umbragious leaves with gay flowers, waving to and fro on flexible stems, three or four feet high: these fine flowers are double as a rose, and when expanded are seven or eight inches in diameter, of a lively lemon yellow colour.
Travels Through North & South Carolina, Georgia, East & West Florida, the Cherokee Country, the Extensive Territories of the Muscogulges, or Creek Confederacy, and the Country of the Chactaws; Containing An Account of the Soil and Natural Productions of Those Regions, Together with Observations on the Manners of the Indians.
THEY LIVED and worked “as if …” As if driving to Freedom Square, parking in front of the lemon yellow building flying the Stars-and-Stripes, and entering that other world, which filled most Hungarians with a strange combination of dread and longing, were normal.