English version

yellow in Colours topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishyellowyel‧low1 /ˈjeləʊ $ -loʊ/ ●●● S2 W3 adjective  1 CChaving the colour of butter or the middle part of an egg yellow flowers chrome yellow, → lemon yellow at lemon2, → primrose yellow at primrose(2)2 SSRINSULT not polite an offensive way of describing the skin colour of people from parts of Asia3 (also yellow-bellied) informalBRAVE not brave syn cowardly
Examples from the Corpus
yellowThey were wearing bright yellow coats because of the rain.Imagine that you can see the yellow glow of the warm sun through your closed eyes.The hen with yellow legs in his room on his documents and books was too much one day.There are, however, to be yellow lines at certain corners in Juniper Green.Colouration: Golden upper surface occasionally with red tints, pale yellow lower surface.I opened my eyes and saw a set of long yellow teeth glowing right in front of my face.