Adjective "Saffron" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Saffron


    Definition:

    1. Also called vegetable gold. a crocus, Crocus sativus, having showy purple flowers.

    2. an orange-colored condiment consisting of its dried stigmas, used to color and flavor foods.

    3. Also, saffron yellow. a yellowish-orange color.

    Examples:

    "robes can be saffron."