6 Letters
4 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use yellow as a noun, adjective satellite or as a verb in a sentence.
About Yellow
A 2 syllables noun and 6 letters with the letters e, l, o, w, and y, 4 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letters ll. Yellow starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters y, ye, yel, yell, yello, and the ending characters are w, ow, low, llow, ellow, . Yellow is also a double consonant (ll) word. View the double consonant words list.
The quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
Middle English
School Grade
Yellow is set as a kindergarten word that starts with y, ends with w, 2 syllables, 2 vowels and 6 letters.
Is yellow a scrabble word? A 12 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Yellow in Pig Latin is said as "yelloway or yellowway".
y | e | l | l | o | w
ye | el | ll | lo | ow
yel | ell | llo | low
yell | ello | llow
Word Gram
Noun Examples
the quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
Verb Examples
turn yellow;
"The pages of the book began to yellow"
Adjective Satellite Examples
easily frightened
similar to the color of an egg yolk
affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc
cowardly or treacherous;
"the little yellow stain of treason"-M.W.Straight;
"too yellow to stand and fight"
changed to a yellowish color by age;
"yellowed parchment"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Yellow"

There are 427 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to yellow.

Acerbitya sharp and bitter manner
Acid Yellow
Acrimonya sharp and bitter manner
Afraidfilled with regret or concern
used often to soften an unpleasant statement
"I''m afraid I won''t be able to come"
"he was afraid he would have to let her go"
"I''m afraid you''re wrong"
Albumenthe white of an egg
the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water
Alcohola liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
"alcohol (or drink) ruined him"
Alcoholic Beverage
Ambera deep yellow color
"an amber light illuminated the room"
"he admired the gold of her hair"
Amobarbital Sodium

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There are 1 anagrams from yellow.

Anagram Definition
Yellowthe quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons

View English words with the unique letters used in yellow. Words With The Letters Elowy


Yellow derives from 1 words.

Word Definition
Yellowthe quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons


Yellow has 4 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Chromatic Color
Chromatic Colour
Spectral Color
Spectral Colour


There are 16 hyponyms for yellow

Word Definition
Ambera deep yellow color;
"an amber light illuminated the room";
"he admired the gold of her hair"
Brownish Yellow
Canaryany of several small Old World finches
Canary Yellow
Chrome Yellow
Gambogea strong yellow color
Golda deep yellow color;
"an amber light illuminated the room";
"he admired the gold of her hair"
Greenish Yellow
Lemonan artifact (especially an automobile) that is defective or unsatisfactory
Lemon Yellow

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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word yellow.

Is yellow a scrabble word or can you use yellow in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 517384 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 607925 games. This 6 letter 12 point scrabble word can be rearranged 360 ways. What other words can be made with the letters e, l, o, w, and y? There's 3 with 8 letters or less with the letters e, l, o, w, and y. Here is a list of 3 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Yellow (6 letters) 12 13 yellow
Woolley (7 letters) 13 +1 14 +1 woolley
Yellowed (8 letters) 15 +3 16 +3 yellowed


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