Definitions for mellowˈmɛl oʊ

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  1. laid-back, mellow(adj)

    unhurried and relaxed

    "a mellow conversation"

  2. mellow, mellowed(adj)

    having a full and pleasing flavor through proper aging

    "a mellow port"; "mellowed fruit"

  3. mellow, mellowed(adj)

    having attained to kindliness or gentleness through age and experience

    "mellow wisdom"; "the peace of mellow age"

  4. mellow(adj)

    having attained to kindliness or gentleness through age and experience

    "mellow wisdom"; "the peace of mellow age"

  5. high, mellow(verb)

    slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)

  6. mellow(verb)

    soften, make mellow

    "Age and experience mellowed him over the years"

  7. mellow, melt, mellow out(verb)

    become more relaxed, easygoing, or genial

    "With age, he mellowed"

  8. mellow(adverb)

    make or grow (more) mellow

    "These apples need to mellow a bit more"; "The sun mellowed the fruit"

  9. mellowly, mellow(adverb)

    (obsolete) in a mellow manner

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. mellow(Noun)

    A relaxed mood.

  2. mellow(Verb)

    To become mellow.

  3. mellow(Verb)

    To relax or soften.

  4. mellow(Adjective)

    Soft or tender by reason of ripeness; having a tender pulp; as, a mellow apple.

  5. mellow(Adjective)

    Easily worked or penetrated; not hard or rigid; as, a mellow soil.

  6. mellow(Adjective)

    Not coarse, rough, or harsh; subdued, soft, rich, delicate; -- said of sound, color, flavor, style, etc.

  7. mellow(Adjective)

    Well matured; softened by years; genial; jovial.

  8. mellow(Adjective)

    Relaxed; calm; easygoing; laid-back.

  9. mellow(Adjective)

    Warmed by liquor, slightly intoxicated; or, stoned, high.

  10. Origin: From melowe, melwe, variant of merow, merwe, from meru, mearu, from marwaz, from mer(w)-. Cognate with meru, mürbe, meyrr (whence meyr).

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Mellow

    soft or tender by reason of ripeness; having a tender pulp; as, a mellow apple

  2. Mellow

    easily worked or penetrated; not hard or rigid; as, a mellow soil

  3. Mellow

    not coarse, rough, or harsh; subdued; soft; rich; delicate; -- said of sound, color, flavor, style, etc

  4. Mellow

    well matured; softened by years; genial; jovial

  5. Mellow

    warmed by liquor; slightly intoxicated

  6. Mellow(verb)

    to make mellow

  7. Mellow(verb)

    to become mellow; as, ripe fruit soon mellows

  8. Origin: [OE. melwe; cf. AS. mearu soft, D. murw, Prov. G. mollig soft, D. malsch, and E. meal flour.]

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  1. Mellow

    Mellow is the second album by Maria Mena. Released in Norway as a counterpart to her US album White Turns Blue, it was accompanied by the single "You're the Only One". The album was produced by Arvid Solvang.


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