lemon yellow


Definition of lemon yellow

: a brilliant greenish yellow color

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Zion’s Pride’, a large, lemon yellow flower, Zelonis said. Jo Ellen Meyers Sharp, Indianapolis Star, "The Hoosier Gardener: Dahlia revival hits home in Zionsville," 15 Aug. 2019 My rented studio was lemon yellow with white trim and windows along one wall. Jen Mcguire, Good Housekeeping, "Instead of Mourning the Loss of My Boys, I Set Off to Find Who I Was Without Them," 17 June 2019 The company’s vehicles are lemon yellow and lime green. Theresa Vargas, Washington Post, "It’s that time again — when mosquitoes feast and we disagree on what to do about them," 22 June 2019 Short denim jumpsuits were wide enough to suggest a dress and ensure comfort, while a lemon yellow belted jacket created a male peplum over a matching cargo trouser. Washington Post, "Sunnei to Palm Angels, streetwear in fashion focus in Milan," 16 June 2019 Try the Prada satin slingback in a lemon yellow to give any outfit a sweet sting; for something more neutral, there is By Far’s open-toe white pumps with a block heel. Vogue, "The Slingback Heel Is Making a Comeback," 14 Apr. 2019 And in addition to the loud-and-clear barrettes, Ashley Williams’s line was coupled with pale pink updos, lemon yellow bobs, and skyrocketing sterling. Calin Van Paris, Vogue, "5 Spectacular Beauty Trends That Swept the London Runways This Week," 19 Sep. 2018 Some are bright lemon yellow while others are creamier looking, and still more a much darker gold hue. Maureen Gilmer, sacbee, "For gorgeous blooms in the summer heat, you can’t beat lantanas," 22 June 2018 The bathrooms include original pink tiling in one and lemon yellow in the other, while hardwood floors are found throughout the house. Lauren Ro, Curbed, "Magazine-worthy ’50s home wants $225K," 8 May 2018

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First Known Use of lemon yellow

1807, in the meaning defined above

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