English dictionary definition of:

yellow


Noun

  • yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons

Verb

  • turn yellow

Adjective

  • of the color intermediate between green and orange in the color spectrum; of something resembling the color of an egg yolk
  • easily frightened
  • changed to a yellowish color by age
  • typical of tabloids
  • cowardly or treacherous
  • affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc

Thesaurus

chicken   chickenhearted   icteric   jaundiced   lily-livered   scandalmongering   sensationalistic   white-livered   xanthous   yellow-bellied   yellowed   yellowish   yellowness  

Other Spellzone word lists: Colours, basic

Scrabble score for yellow


Scrabble score = 12

generated at 16:51:18 on 12-03-20

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