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synonyms for saffron

  • amber
  • bisque
  • blond
  • buff
  • chrome
  • cream
  • gold
  • ivory
  • lemon
  • sand
  • tawny
  • xanthous
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How to use saffron in a sentence

Sweet bites of butter-poached lobster mingle with elegant potato rounds and celery leaves in another seafood draw, set on sauce Americaine, which gets a lift from crushed tomatoes, saffron, onions and wine.
LA BISE ADDS A FUN FRENCH TOUCH TO DOWNTOWN WASHINGTONTOM SIETSEMAJULY 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
No matter how busy I am, I make a point when visiting Iran to take time for saffron shopping.
TEHRAN, IT IS A CHANGIN’SEAN CULLIGANJUNE 16, 2021OZY
The whole room would practically glow golden, filled with the lightly floral, grassy perfume of saffron.
FRAGRANT SAFFRON AND SWEET ONIONS MAKE THIS PERSIAN-STYLE CHICKEN AND RICE A FEAST FOR THE SENSESDANIELA GALARZAMARCH 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Just a pinch of saffron turns this pasta with cod into pure goldHe’d host parties late into the night with his friends and lay out a table full of saffron-spiked stews and rice dishes.
FRAGRANT SAFFRON AND SWEET ONIONS MAKE THIS PERSIAN-STYLE CHICKEN AND RICE A FEAST FOR THE SENSESDANIELA GALARZAMARCH 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Fagin nodded in the affirmative, and pointing in the direction of Saffron Hill, inquired whether any one was up yonder to-night.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
The view is indescribable; from lemon-yellow to orange and saffron are the hills, with blue-grey shadows in their folds.
ROUND THE WONDERFUL WORLDG. E. MITTON
His yellow tail and wings and his saffron red belly complete this marvellous masculine splendour.
THE NATURAL PHILOSOPHY OF LOVEREMY DE GOURMONT
Let us recognize it as an exquisite creation of art, not of nature, as wonderful as the pouter pigeon or the saffron rose.
THE EDUCATION OF AMERICAN GIRLSANNA CALLENDER BRACKETT
On the threshold he paused, looking toward the west, blazing with the red and saffron of the departed sun.
THE LIEUTENANT-GOVERNORGUY WETMORE CARRYL
Rising straight up, a lavender and silver lily against the pallid saffron of the east, soared a slender smoke.
THE BACKWOODSMENCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
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WORDS RELATED TO SAFFRON

  • amber
  • bisque
  • blond
  • buff
  • chrome
  • cream
  • gold
  • ivory
  • lemon
  • saffron
  • sand
  • tawny
  • xanthous
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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