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[yel-oh-ee] /ˈyɛl oʊ i/
somewhat yellow; yellowish.
Origin of yellowy
First recorded in 1660-70; yellow + -y1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The sunlight is pinky and yellowy, and all the grass and trees are covered with dew-diamonds.

  • Her dress of some creamy white stuff, perfectly cut, and over it she had slipped a knitted coat of yellowy silk.

  • There were bluey and yellowy and grey and white kinds, and some was violetish with violets on it, and some pink, with roses.

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