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See definition of mellowing on Dictionary.com
  • as inmaturing
  • as inaging

synonyms for mellowing

  • advancing
  • aging
  • blossoming
  • consummating
  • developing
  • evolving
  • growing
  • perfecting
  • preparing
  • sprouting
  • sweetening
  • growing up
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antonyms for mellowing

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  • declining
  • dying
  • fading
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    How to use mellowing in a sentence

    The system would be perfect for the mellowing of port or madeira, but when it is applied to plum and apple jam or, when 18 pr.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    The autumnal freshness of the mornings makes me dream of mellowing woods and gossamer threads.
    GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. I (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
    There are people, however, too impatient to wait for such results from the mellowing influence of progressive civilisation.
    THE BOOK-HUNTERJOHN HILL BURTON
    I like to allow its mellowing influence to be exerted as often as possible on my rather harum-scarum relative.
    THE BISHOP'S APRONW. SOMERSET MAUGHAM
    When the cigarette was lighted, the horseman ahead was a mere khaki-colored dot, rising and falling in the mellowing distance.
    EMPIRE BUILDERSFRANCIS LYNDE
    Under the mellowing influence of our Curried Bully he unbent somewhat and encouraged the Ancient on his pet subject.
    PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 150, FEBRUARY 2, 1916VARIOUS
    So day by day, as I walked my monotonous round upon the ever mellowing soil, the prairie spring unrolled its beauties before me.
    A SON OF THE MIDDLE BORDERHAMLIN GARLAND
    All that had been crampedly hidden in his soul flowed into his face, warming and mellowing it, even beautifying it.
    THE PAGAN MADONNAHAROLD MACGRATH
    His lonely and shadowed nature needed the mellowing sunshine of success, and his whole life was a fight with adversity.
    LA SALLE AND THE DISCOVERY OF THE GREAT WESTFRANCIS PARKMAN
    At least five-and-thirty years had rounded her figure into soft exuberance, mellowing but scarcely marring its past harmonies.
    AN AMBITIOUS WOMANEDGAR FAWCETT
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO MELLOWING

    • crumbling
    • declining
    • developing
    • fading
    • fermenting
    • getting along
    • getting on
    • maturing
    • mellowing
    • senescent
    • slumping
    • stale
    • waning
    • wearing out
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