mellowed mellowed  /ˈmɛ loʊd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having a full and pleasing flavor through proper aging
  2. (adj) having attained to kindliness or gentleness through age and experience

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Meanwhile, Superbitch Lisa, Bob's first wife and once the most hated woman on TV, has a fourth husband, Grant Coleman, and has mellowed.
  2. But his usual dignity, mellowed by age, prevents him from hasty action, and allows of reconsideration.
  3. But a friend of Netanyahu's, the novelist Eyal Megged, says the Prime Minister's hard-line ideology has not mellowed.

News

  1. Pink's hair makeover: Songstress goes from mohawk to long blonde locks

    It seems married life and motherhood have mellowed Pink out a bit, and in turn, she has opted for the soccer mom look.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Zap2It

  2. Laconia's bike week still huge draw despite mellowness

    Laconia Motorcycle Week at age 90 has mellowed from the riots, raunchiness and public drinking of decades past to a family affair that attracts hundreds of thousands of bikers and big bucks to New Hampshire.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: WCVB Boston

  3. NH Bike Week Turns 90 Years Old

    Laconia Motorcycle Week at age 90 has mellowed from the riots, raunchiness and public drinking of decades past to a family affair that attracts hundreds of thousands of bikers and big bucks to New Hampshire.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: CBS Boston

Quotes

  1. "Once I fired the car off, I was in my element and my place to be, and things really mellowed out for me," Johnson said. "My mind really played games with me in the hours leading up to the race."
    on Nov 19, 2006 By: Jimmie Johnson Source: Forbes

  2. "I was vociferous and cocky and if they wanted to fight that was all right for me," Werber said of his career. "I was ready to go anytime. I've mellowed somewhat - and I'm crippled."
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Billy Werber Source: USA Today

  3. "We had a hard time, I would say early in our careers, then we mellowed down," Villeneuve said Tuesday. "But off the track, outside of the car, we always got along. Just there were a few high-spirited moments in car on the track."
    on Aug 28, 2007 By: Jacques Villeneuve Source: USA Today

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