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luteous

adjective lu·te·ous \ˈlü-tē-əs\

Definition of LUTEOUS

:  yellow tinged with green or brown
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Origin of LUTEOUS

Latin luteus yellow, from lutum, a plant (Reseda luteola) used for dyeing yellow
First Known Use: 1657

Rhymes with LUTEOUS

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