lemon yellow


Definition of lemon yellow

: a brilliant greenish yellow color

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Recent Examples on the Web She's worn several striking slip dresses over the years, and one of our favorites is this lemon yellow Skims design featuring an ulta-feminine neckline, bias cut silhouette, thigh-high slits, and dainty straps. Jennifer Chan, PEOPLE.com, 19 Oct. 2021 The fashion flair is all in the alligator straps, which come in a candy-store selection of colors: peacock green, midnight blue, satin white, lemon yellow, tangerine orange and lilac. Carol Besler, Forbes, 15 Oct. 2021 Other bittersweet, herbal liqueurs and bitters, both historic and modern, give Italy's spritz a myriad of botanic flavors and a rainbow of colorings from lemon yellow to leafy green. Rebecca Ann Hughes, Forbes, 26 June 2021 Pipit grows to 16 inches and is lemon yellow with the cup aging to white. Adrian Higgins, Washington Post, 20 Sep. 2021 Available in lemon yellow, pink, white, red, purple, and yellow, Skyfall mums reach 20 to 30-inches across and 8 to 14-inches tall. Lynn Coulter, Better Homes & Gardens, 26 Aug. 2021 The 42mm watch features a black dial with lemon yellow accents that pay homage to the lemon shark, which is indigenous to the Florida Keys. Roberta Naas, Forbes, 8 June 2021 Although lemon yellow sometimes gives me the pip, so to speak. Kelly Allen, House Beautiful, 4 June 2021 Set against the home’s luminous white, cobalt and lemon yellow walls, the pieces have a mesmerizing effect. New York Times, 29 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of lemon yellow

1807, in the meaning defined above

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27 Oct 2021

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“Lemon yellow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lemon%20yellow. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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