butter yellow

noun

Definition of butter yellow

2 : a brilliant yellow that is greener and paler than lemon chrome

called also jasmine yellow

— compare jasmine

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“Butter yellow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/butter%20yellow. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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