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Mellow

Mel´low
a.1.
1.Soft or tender by reason of ripeness; having a tender pulp; as, a mellow apple.
2.Easily worked or penetrated; not hard or rigid; as, a mellow soil.
3.Well matured; softened by years; genial; jovial.
May health return to mellow age.
- Wordsworth.
As merry and mellow an old bachelor as ever followed a hound.
- W. Irving.
4.Warmed by liquor; slightly intoxicated.
v. t.1.To make mellow.
[imp. & p. p. Mellowed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Mellowing.]
v. i.1.To become mellow; as, ripe fruit soon mellows.
Verb1.mellow - soften, make mellow; "Age and experience mellowed him over the years"
2.mellow - become more relaxed, easygoing, or genial; "With age, he mellowed"
Synonyms: mellow out, melt
3.mellow - make or grow (more) mellow; "These apples need to mellow a bit more"; "The sun mellowed the fruit"
Adj.1.mellow - unhurried and relaxed; "an easygoing pace"; "a mellow conversation"
Synonyms: laid-back, easygoing
2.mellow - having a full and pleasing flavor through proper aging; "a mellow port"; "mellowed fruit"
Synonyms: mellowed
3.mellow - having attained to kindliness or gentleness through age and experience; "mellow wisdom"; "the peace of mellow age"
Synonyms: mellowed
4.mellow - having or suggesting softness and richness in quality; "a mellow sound"; "the mellow air brought in the feel of imminent autumn"- Thomas Hardy; "a mellowing sun"
Synonyms: mellowing
5.mellow - slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)
Synonyms: high
Adv.1.mellow - (obsolete) in a mellow manner
Synonyms: mellowly
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