Topic: DRINK


2 verb
mellow2 [intransitive and transitive]
1 if someone mellows or is mellowed, they become gentler and more sympathetic:
Paul's certainly mellowed over the years.
Two pints of beer had mellowed my father.
2CC if colours mellow or are mellowed, they begin to look warm and soft:
The bricks had mellowed to a soft red.
3DFD if wine mellows or is mellowed, its taste becomes smoother

mellow (somebody) out

phrasal verb
to become relaxed and calm, or to make someone like this

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