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adjective as in cowardly

adjective as in sunny colored

noun as in sunny color

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“When I say everybody and their mama got court notices, the entire neighborhood of Harbour House had yellow court notices on every single mailbox.”

It’s a species of mosquito that carries several deadly diseases, such as Zika, dengue, chikungunya, and yellow fever.

The Hangzhou app asked people to self-report their travel and health information, and then gave them a color code of red, yellow, or green.

“We’ve seen some really beautiful bright yellows, sort of golden-orangey colors, through to some really deep purple,” Filomena Pettolino, a scientist on MacMillan’s team, told Australia’s ABC News.

While our sun is called a yellow dwarf star, it’s not that small.

Abraham, a yellow cab driver and student, feels that blacks are targeted unfairly by the police.

Some of the items Indonesian military aircraft saw were long yellow tubes.

With the first set I did, the colors of the couch determined that the rest of it would be blue and yellow and white.

Behind him stood a flock of fifth-grade boys—and two second-grade girls—all of them wearing the exact same yellow hat.

Cosby then allegedly ordered a pre-paid yellow cab that transported Allison home.

The pink flowers are the largest while those of a yellow color are the smallest.

The flowers grow in clusters from the extremities of the stalk; they are yellow externally and of a delicate red within.

He was cast down to think that he might have spared himself the trouble of donning his beautiful yellow doublet from Paris.

In the presence of bromin the chloroform, which settles to the bottom, assumes a yellow color.

As she peered into the face of Dr. Ashton, her own was scarlet and yellow, and her voice rose to a shriek.


On this page you'll find 56 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to yellow, such as: chicken, craven, sneaking, deceitful, gutless, and lily-livered.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.