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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Somewhat yellow; tinged with yellow.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Somewhat yellow (in colour).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Somewhat yellow.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Tending to be yellow; somewhat yellow; yellowy: as, the yellowish monitor, Varanus flavescens.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of the color intermediate between green and orange in the color spectrum; of something resembling the color of an egg yolk


yellow +‎ -ish (Wiktionary)



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