straw yellow

noun

Definition of straw yellow 

: a pale yellow

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Depending on how long the juice ferments with the skins—anywhere from a few hours to many months—skin-contact wines can range in color from golden-straw yellow to vibrant amber to Tony the Tiger orange. Marissa A. Ross, Bon Appetit, "“Orange Wine” Needs to Go Away—Hear Me Out," 20 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of straw yellow

circa 1796, in the meaning defined above

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