Yellowish Yel"low*ish, a. Somewhat yellow; as, amber is of a yellowish color. -- {Yel"low*ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • yellowish — UK [ˈjeləʊɪʃ] / US [ˈjeloʊɪʃ] or yellowy UK [ˈjeləʊɪ] / US [ˈjeloʊɪ] adjective similar to yellow or slightly yellow in colour …   English dictionary

  • yellowish — [yel′ō ish] adj. somewhat yellow …   English World dictionary

  • yellowish — [[t]je̱loʊɪʃ[/t]] ADJ Something that is yellowish is slightly yellow in colour. ...a small yellowish cauliflower. COMB in COLOUR Yellowish is also a combining form. The yellowish brown smoke fumed up and swirled …   English dictionary

  • yellowish — yellow ► ADJECTIVE 1) of the colour between green and orange in the spectrum, as of egg yolks or ripe lemons. 2) offensive having a yellowish or olive skin (as used to describe Chinese or Japanese people). 3) referring to a warning of danger… …   English terms dictionary

  • yellowish — yel|low|ish [ˈjeləuıʃ US lou ] adj slightly yellow ▪ yellowish teeth …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • yellowish — adjective see yellow I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • yellowish — /yel oh ish/, adj. somewhat yellow; tinged with yellow; yellowy. [1350 1400; ME; see YELLOW, ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • yellowish — adjective /ˈjeləʊɪʃ,ˈjelɔʊɪʃ/ Somewhat yellow (in colour). Syn: yellowy …   Wiktionary

  • yellowish — yel|low|ish [ jelouıʃ ] adjective slightly yellow in color …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • yellowish — yel·low·ish || jeləʊɪʃ adj. somewhat yellow …   English contemporary dictionary

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