Definitions of mellow:
  • verb:   make or grow (more) mellow
    Example: "These apples need to mellow a bit more"
  • verb:   become more relaxed, easygoing, or genial
    Example: "With age, he mellowed"
  • verb:   soften, make mellow
    Example: "Age and experience mellowed him over the years"
  • adjective:   having attained to kindliness or gentleness through age and experience
    Example: "Mellow wisdom"
  • adjective:   having a full and pleasing flavor through proper aging
    Example: "A mellow port"
  • adjective:   having or suggesting softness and richness in quality
    Example: "A mellow sound"
  • adjective:   slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)
  • adjective:   unhurried and relaxed
    Example: "A mellow conversation"
  • adverb:   (obsolete) in a mellow manner
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #39890)

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