yellowish-white love



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

  • adj. of a white tinged with yellow


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  • A beautiful yellowish-white butterfly brushed past my face almost on cue, just as my sisters had related in their experience.

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: Grieving and Recovery

  • Halogen lights glare off windows, shine down an institutional yellowish-white.

    From Midway To Halsted

  • To astronomers, the sun is classified as a G2 star, with an apparent colour of yellowish-white, between the white F type and yellow-orange K type.

    Weatherwatch: What colour is the sun?

  • His skin was a pasty yellowish-white tone I secretly called a North Dakota tan.

    Mercy Kill

  • It didn't look like much, a nondescript waxy yellowish-white blob rather like a sculpted head of cauliflower.

    Rick Hanson, Ph.D.: Neuropsychology: Shift Your Brain and Thus Your Mind

  • Using the map below to help you identify the constellation of Auriga, you won't have any problem picking out the sixth brightest star in the northern hemisphere night – bright, yellowish-white Capella.

    Journey Around A Black Hole – Epsilon Aurigae | Universe Today

  • β€œThe masses of light in a picture must be always of a warm, mellow color, yellow, red, or a yellowish-white, and that the blue, the gray, or the green colors, be kept almost entirely out of these masses.”

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  • The holotype measures just under 3 feet in length, and exhibits a brownish coloration with spotted locales of yellowish-white.

    Archive 2007-03-01

  • It required a certain amount of scientific education to perceive that the grey scale of the Thing was no common oxide, that the yellowish-white metal that gleamed in the crack between the lid and the cylinder had an unfamiliar hue.

    The War of The Worlds

  • "Normal" incandescent lamps give off a yellowish-white light, which we then filter to get the colors we want in our decorative lights.

    Let There Be Light!


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