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  Words related to yellow

Related / Similar Words: yellowness, chicken, chickenhearted, lily-livered, white-livered, yellow-bellied, yellowish, xanthous, jaundiced, icteric, yellowed

 

Definition:
  • the quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons;
  • turn yellow; "The pages of the book began to yellow";
  • easily frightened;
  • similar to the color of an egg yolk;
  • affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc;
  • cowardly or treacherous; "the little yellow stain of treason"-M.W.Straight; "too yellow to stand and fight";
  • changed to a yellowish color by age; "yellowed parchment";

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    Hyponyms: chrome yellow, canary yellow, canary, amber, gold, brownish yellow, gamboge, lemon, lemon yellow, maize, old gold, orange yellow, saffron, pale yellow, straw, greenish yellow

     

    Derivational Morphology: yellowness

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: geel and laf   Armenian: դեղին  
    Basque: hori   Bosnian: žuta  
    Breton: melen   Bulgarian: жълт  
    Catalan: covard and groc   Croatian: žut  
    Danish: gul   Dutch: geel and laf  
    Esperanto: flava   Estonian: kollane  
    Finnish: keltainen and pelkuri   French: froussard and jaune  
    Frisian: giel   Galician: marelo, amarelo  
    German: feige and Gelb   Greek: κίτρινο and κίτρινος  
    Hebrew: פחדן and צהוב   Hindi: पीला  
    Hungarian: gyáva and sárga   Icelandic: gulur and huglaus  
    Ido: flava   Indonesian: kuning  
    Interlingua: coarde and jalne   Irish: buí  
    Italian: codardo and giallo   Japanese: 臆病な and 黄色 and 黄色い  
    Korean: 노란 and 겁많은 and 황색   Kurdish: zer and زه‌رد  
    Latin: flavus   Latvian: dzeltens  
    Lithuanian: geltonas   Malayalam: മഞ്ഞ  
    Maltese: isfar   Norwegian: gul  
    Novial: gelbi   Polish: tchórzliwy and żółty and żółć  
    Portuguese: amarelo and covarde   Romanian: galben and laş  
    Russian: жёлтый and трусливый   Serbian: жут  
    Slovak: žltý   Slovene: rumena  
    Slovenian: rumen   Spanish: amarillo and cobarde  
    Swedish: feg and gul   Telugu: పసుపు  
    Turkish: sarı   Ukrainian: жовтий  
    Vietnamese: hòang   Welsh: melyn  
     
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