[n] the quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
[adj] (informal) easily frightened
[adj] similar to the color of an egg yolk
[adj] affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc
[adj] cowardly or treacherous; "the little yellow stain of treason"-M.W.Straight; "too yellow to stand and fight"
[adj] changed to a yellowish color by age; "yellowed parchment"
[adj] (archaic) showing or experiencing a state of disordered feeling or distorted judgment as through bitterness or melancholy; "all looks yellow to the jaundiced eye"-Alexander Pope
[v] turn yellow; "The pages of the book began to yellow"
chicken, chickenhearted, chromatic, coward(a), cowardly, dishonorable, dishonourable, fearful, irrational, jaundiced, lily-livered, old, unhealthy, white-livered, xanthous, yellow-bellied, yellowed, yellowish, yellowness
amber, brownish yellow, canary, canary yellow, chromatic color, chromatic colour, chrome yellow, color, colour, discolor, discolour, gamboge, gold, greenish yellow, lemon, lemon yellow, maize, old gold, orange yellow, pale yellow, saffron, spectral color, spectral colour, straw