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yellow    音標拼音: [j'ɛlo]
a. 黃色的
n. 黃色

黃色的黃色

yellow
adj 1: of the color intermediate between green and orange in the
color spectrum; of something resembling the color of an
egg yolk [synonym: {yellow}, {yellowish}, {xanthous}]
2: easily frightened [synonym: {chicken}, {chickenhearted}, {lily-
livered}, {white-livered}, {yellow}, {yellow-bellied}]
3: changed to a yellowish color by age; "yellowed parchment"
[synonym: {yellow}, {yellowed}]
4: typical of tabloids; "sensational journalistic reportage of
the scandal"; "yellow press" [synonym: {scandalmongering},
{sensationalistic}, {yellow(a)}]
5: cowardly or treacherous; "the little yellow stain of
treason"-M.W.Straight; "too yellow to stand and fight"
6: affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc [synonym:
{jaundiced}, {icteric}, {yellow}]
n 1: yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the
hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons [synonym: {yellow},
{yellowness}]
v 1: turn yellow; "The pages of the book began to yellow"

Yellow \Yel"low\ (y[e^]l"l[-o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower}
(y[e^]l"l[-o]*[~e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow,
yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D.
geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan.
guul, L. helvus light bay, Gr. chlo`n young verdure, chlwro`s
greenish yellow, Skr. hari tawny, yellowish. [root]49. Cf.
{Chlorine}, {Gall} a bitter liquid, {Gold}, {Yolk}.]
1. Being of a bright saffronlike color; of the color of gold
or brass; having the hue of that part of the rainbow, or
of the solar spectrum, which is between the orange and the
green.
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Her yellow hair was browded [braided] in a tress.
--Chaucer.
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A sweaty reaper from his tillage brought
First fruits, the green ear and the yellow sheaf.
--Milton.
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The line of yellow light dies fast away. --Keble.
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2. Cowardly; hence, dishonorable; mean; contemptible; as, he
has a yellow streak. [Slang]
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3. Sensational; -- said of some newspapers, their makers,
etc.; as, yellow journal, journalism, etc. [Colloq.]
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

{Yellow atrophy} (Med.), a fatal affection of the liver, in
which it undergoes fatty degeneration, and becomes rapidly
smaller and of a deep yellow tinge. The marked symptoms
are black vomit, delirium, convulsions, coma, and
jaundice.

{Yellow bark}, calisaya bark.

{Yellow bass} (Zool.), a North American fresh-water bass
({Morone interrupta}) native of the lower parts of the
Mississippi and its tributaries. It is yellow, with
several more or less broken black stripes or bars. Called
also {barfish}.

{Yellow berry}. (Bot.) Same as {Persian berry}, under
{Persian}.

{Yellow boy}, a gold coin, as a guinea. [Slang] --Arbuthnot.

{Yellow brier}. (Bot.) See under {Brier}.

{Yellow bugle} (Bot.), a European labiate plant ({Ajuga
Chamaepitys}).

{Yellow bunting} (Zool.), the European yellow-hammer.

{Yellow cat} (Zool.), a yellow catfish; especially, the
bashaw.

{Yellow copperas} (Min.), a hydrous sulphate of iron; --
called also {copiapite}.

{Yellow copper ore}, a sulphide of copper and iron; copper
pyrites. See {Chalcopyrite}.

{Yellow cress} (Bot.), a yellow-flowered, cruciferous plant
({Barbarea praecox}), sometimes grown as a salad plant.

{Yellow dock}. (Bot.) See the Note under {Dock}.

{Yellow earth}, a yellowish clay, colored by iron, sometimes
used as a yellow pigment.

{Yellow fever} (Med.), a malignant, contagious, febrile
disease of warm climates, attended with jaundice,
producing a yellow color of the skin, and with the black
vomit. See {Black vomit}, in the Vocabulary.

{Yellow flag}, the quarantine flag. See under {Quarantine},
and 3d {Flag}.

{Yellow jack}.
(a) The yellow fever. See under 2d {Jack}.
(b) The quarantine flag. See under {Quarantine}.

{Yellow jacket} (Zool.), any one of several species of
American social wasps of the genus {Vespa}, in which the
color of the body is partly bright yellow. These wasps are
noted for their irritability, and for their painful
stings.

{Yellow lead ore} (Min.), wulfenite.

{Yellow lemur} (Zool.), the kinkajou.

{Yellow macauco} (Zool.), the kinkajou.

{Yellow mackerel} (Zool.), the jurel.

{Yellow metal}. Same as {Muntz metal}, under {Metal}.

{Yellow ocher} (Min.), an impure, earthy variety of brown
iron ore, which is used as a pigment.

{Yellow oxeye} (Bot.), a yellow-flowered plant
({Chrysanthemum segetum}) closely related to the oxeye
daisy.

{Yellow perch} (Zool.), the common American perch. See
{Perch}.

{Yellow pike} (Zool.), the wall-eye.

{Yellow pine} (Bot.), any of several kinds of pine; also,
their yellowish and generally durable timber. Among the
most common are valuable species are {Pinus mitis} and
{Pinus palustris} of the Eastern and Southern States, and
{Pinus ponderosa} and {Pinus Arizonica} of the Rocky
Mountains and Pacific States.

{Yellow plover} (Zool.), the golden plover.

{Yellow precipitate} (Med. Chem.), an oxide of mercury which
is thrown down as an amorphous yellow powder on adding
corrosive sublimate to limewater.

{Yellow puccoon}. (Bot.) Same as {Orangeroot}.

{Yellow rail} (Zool.), a small American rail ({Porzana
Noveboracensis}) in which the lower parts are dull yellow,
darkest on the breast. The back is streaked with brownish
yellow and with black, and spotted with white. Called also
{yellow crake}.

{Yellow rattle}, {Yellow rocket}. (Bot.) See under {Rattle},
and {Rocket}.

{Yellow Sally} (Zool.), a greenish or yellowish European
stone fly of the genus {Chloroperla}; -- so called by
anglers.

{Yellow sculpin} (Zool.), the dragonet.

{Yellow snake} (Zool.), a West Indian boa ({Chilobothrus
inornatus}) common in Jamaica. It becomes from eight to
ten long. The body is yellowish or yellowish green, mixed
with black, and anteriorly with black lines.

{Yellow spot}.
(a) (Anat.) A small yellowish spot with a central pit, the
fovea centralis, in the center of the retina where
vision is most accurate. See {Eye}.
(b) (Zool.) A small American butterfly ({Polites Peckius})
of the Skipper family. Its wings are brownish, with a
large, irregular, bright yellow spot on each of the
hind wings, most conspicuous beneath. Called also
{Peck's skipper}. See Illust. under {Skipper}, n., 5.


{Yellow tit} (Zool.), any one of several species of crested
titmice of the genus {Machlolophus}, native of India. The
predominating colors of the plumage are yellow and green.


{Yellow viper} (Zool.), the fer-de-lance.

{Yellow warbler} (Zool.), any one of several species of
American warblers of the genus {Dendroica} in which the
predominant color is yellow, especially {Dendroica
aestiva}, which is a very abundant and familiar species;
-- called also {garden warbler}, {golden warbler}, {summer
yellowbird}, {summer warbler}, and {yellow-poll warbler}.


{Yellow wash} (Pharm.), yellow oxide of mercury suspended in
water, -- a mixture prepared by adding corrosive sublimate
to limewater.

{Yellow wren} (Zool.)
(a) The European willow warbler.
(b) The European wood warbler.
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Yellow \Yel"low\, v. i.
To become yellow or yellower.
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Yellow \Yel"low\, n.
1. A bright golden color, reflecting more light than any
other except white; the color of that part of the spectrum
which is between the orange and green. "A long motley coat
guarded with yellow." --Shak.
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2. A yellow pigment.
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{Cadmium yellow}, {Chrome yellow}, {Indigo yellow}, {King's
yellow}, etc. See under {Cadmium}, {Chrome}, etc.

{Naples yellow}, a yellow amorphous pigment, used in oil,
porcelain, and enamel painting, consisting of a basic lead
metantimonate, obtained by fusing together tartar emetic
lead nitrate, and common salt.

{Patent yellow} (Old Chem.), a yellow pigment consisting
essentially of a lead oxychloride; -- called also
{Turner's yellow}.
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Yellow \Yel"low\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Yellowed}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Yellowing}.]
To make yellow; to cause to have a yellow tinge or color; to
dye yellow.
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265 Moby Thesaurus words for "yellow":
Amytal, Amytal pill, Barnumesque, Cassel yellow, Claude tint,
Demerol, Dolophine, H, Luminal, Luminal pill, M, Mickey Finn,
Nembutal, Nembutal pill, Paris yellow, Seconal, Seconal pill,
Tuinal, Tuinal pill, acid yellow, afraid, albumen, alcohol, amber,
amobarbital sodium, analgesic, anodyne, arsenic yellow, aureate,
aureateness, aureolin, auric, aurify, barb, barbiturate,
barbiturate pill, begild, beige, black stuff, blue, blue angel,
blue devil, blue heaven, blue velvet, buff, buff-yellow, butter,
cadmium yellow, calmative, canary, canary-yellow, caviar, chamois,
champagne, chartreuse yellow, chicken, chickenhearted,
chloral hydrate, chrome, chrome lemon, chrome yellow, chrysophenin,
citron, citron-yellow, cloak-and-dagger, codeine,
codeine cough syrup, coward, cowardly, cowed, crash, craven, cream,
creamy, crocus, dandelion, daunted, depressant, depressor,
dismayed, distrustful, dolly, downer, ecru, egg, egg white,
eggshell, engild, envious, fainthearted, fallow, fallowness,
fearful, fish eggs, flax, flaxen, funking, funky, gamboge, gild,
gilded, gilt, glair, gold, gold-colored, golden, golden pheasant,
goofball, green, green with jealousy, green-eyed, grege, gutless,
hard stuff, henhearted, heroin, honey, honey yellow, hop, horn-mad,
horse, hypnotic, intimidated, invidious, jaundice, jaundice-eyed,
jaundiced, jealous, jonquil, junk, knockout drops, laudanum, lemon,
lemon chrome, lemon-yellow, lily-livered, liquor, lotus, lurid,
luteolous, lutescent, madder yellow, maize, massicot, melodramatic,
meperidine, metanil yellow, methadone, methyl yellow, milk-livered,
milksoppish, milksoppy, morphia, morphine, mousy, naphthol yellow,
narcotic, ocherish, ocherous, ochery, ochreous, ochroid, ochrous,
ochry, oil yellow, old gold, old ivory, olivesheen, opiate, opium,
or, orpiment, overtimid, overtimorous, ovule, pacifier,
pain killer, panic-prone, panicky, paregoric, peach, pebble,
pen yan, phenobarbital, phenobarbital sodium, phosphine,
pigeonhearted, primrose, primrose-colored, primrose-yellow,
primuline yellow, purple heart, purree, pusillanimous,
pyrethrum yellow, quietener, quince yellow, rabbity, rainbow, red,
roe, saffron, saffron-colored, saffron-yellow, sallow, sand,
sand-colored, sandy, scag, secobarbital sodium, sedative,
sensational, shit, shocker, sissified, sissy, sleep-inducer,
sleeper, sleeping draught, sleeping pill, smack, snapdragon,
sodium thiopental, soft, somnifacient, soother, soothing syrup,
soporific, spawn, spine-chilling, spunkless, stil-de-grain yellow,
straw, straw-colored, sulfur, sunflower yellow, suspicious, tar,
tartrazine, timid, timorous, tranquilizer, turn yellow, turps,
unmanly, unmanned, vitellus, weak, weak-kneed, weakhearted, white,
white stuff, white-livered, xanthene, xanthic, xanthin, xanthous,
yellow jacket, yellow madder, yellow ocher, yellow-eyed, yellowish,
yellowishness, yellowness, yolk



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