mellow mellow  /ˈmɛ loʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) soften, make mellow
  2. (v) become more relaxed, easygoing, or genial
  3. (v) make or grow (more) mellow
  4. (adj) unhurried and relaxed
  5. (adj) having a full and pleasing flavor through proper aging
  6. (adj) having attained to kindliness or gentleness through age and experience
  7. (adj) having attained to kindliness or gentleness through age and experience
  8. (adj) slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)
  9. (adv) (obsolete) in a mellow manner

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Most people who have tried mellow yellow do not try it again.
  2. Joseph Patrick Kennedy's father came over from Ireland, became the mellow-voiced boss of Ward 2 in East Boston.
  3. Obviously something darker was going on amidst all those flaxen-haired mellow good times.

News

  1. OldBravo and Mellow Jack -- mic swap at Redstar Union

    I don't want to oversell this show so I'll simply say this: Thursday's Mellow Bravo/OldJack mashup at Redstar will be the greatest concert you'll ever see!!!! Maybe I'm biased because I set the whole thing up, but OldJack's Dan Nicklin and Mellow Bravo's Keith Pierce will blow minds when they switch places for sets of good ole' rock 'n' roll. If you haven't seen either band, you must.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  2. Mellow Mushroom Introduces a Limited Time Menu, ‘High on Thai’: The Perfect Balance, Detail and Variety of Thai Plus ...

    Stop by any Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers now through July 14th to get your Thai fix. Whether it is the Thai Dye Pizza or Thai One On Cocktail that grabs your attention, this zesty limited time menu offering will leave you yearning for more. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/mellowmushroom/highonthai/prweb10823085.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers to Open on Monday, June 17th, in Little Rock, Arkansas

    Rooted in great customer service and high-quality food, full of fresh and unique ingredients and stocked with a large selection of craft beers, Mellow Mushroom provides a new experience for the community of Little Rock. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/mellowmushroom/littlerock/prweb10823388.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "He was incredibly intense in his performance but incredibly mellow and laid-back," Bale, 34, tells Details magazine in an interview in its June/July issue, according to Us Weekly.
    on May 27, 2008 By: Christian Bale Source: FOXNews

  2. "It was very Californian, very laid back ...... a mellow scene," said Darlene Chan, who attended her first festival in 1961 as a high school student and would go on to serve as Lyons' right-hand person and production coordinator until leaving in...
    on Sep 14, 2007 By: Darlene Love Source: Washington Post

  3. "It's tough to find a weakness in our team right now," Sharp said. "The best thing about these eight games is that our team's stayed pretty mellow the whole time. We're enjoying the ride, but we're not getting too far ahead of ourselves."
    on Dec 26, 2008 By: Patrick Sharp Source: ABC News

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