Adjective "yellow green" definition and examples



1. a color like that of egg yolk, ripe lemons, etc.; the primary color between green and orange in the visible spectrum, an effect of light with a wavelength between 570 and 590 nm.

2. the yolk of an egg.

3. a yellow pigment or dye.

4. Informal. yellow light.

5. Slang. yellow jacket (def 2).

adjective, yellower, yellowest.

6. of the color yellow.

7. Disparaging and Offensive. designating or pertaining to an Asian person or Asian peoples. designating or pertaining to a person of