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Meaning of “yellow” - Learner’s Dictionary

yellow

adjective     /ˈjeləʊ/
A1 being the same colour as a lemon or the sun: a bright yellow tableclothCommon coloursLess common colours
yellow noun [C, U]
A2 the colour yellow Common coloursLess common colours
Translations of “yellow”
in Arabic أصفَر…
in Korean 노란…
in Malaysian kuning…
in French jaune…
in Turkish sarı, sarı renkli…
in Italian giallo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黃色(的)…
in Russian желтый…
in Polish żółty…
in Vietnamese màu vàng…
in Spanish amarillo…
in Portuguese amarelo…
in Thai สีเหลือง…
in German gelb, das Gelb…
in Catalan groc…
in Japanese 黄色い…
in Indonesian kuning…
in Chinese (Simplified) 黄色(的)…
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