His first wife, Sarah Loewen, recalled him as being “mellow.”
The following bright and mellow Monday, Uriguen cradles the new child.
How does learning that one has terminal cancer make one mellow?
An Alpine cheese in the Swiss family is made holey by trapped carbon dioxide, though its flavor is mellow and nutty.
It is a plant that makes me mellow and giggly and, quite frankly, tired.
She needed the sun to mellow and temper her mood to the sticking point.
All her share of the blarney of Ireland began to roll from the mellow tip of her tongue.
And so their vanity for him became a kind of mellow madness that separated them from a commonsense world.
It struck Madden to propose salving the dock while the crowd was mellow.
A soft zephyr and a mellow sun glowing genially through a slight autumnal haze.
mid-15c., melwe "soft, sweet, juicy" (of ripe fruit), perhaps related to melowe, variant of mele "ground grain" (see meal (2)), influenced by Middle English merow "soft, tender," from Old English mearu. Meaning "slightly drunk" is from 1680s. Mellow yellow "banana peel smoked in an effort to get high" is from 1967. Related: Mellowly; mellowness.
1570s, from mellow (adj.). Related: Mellowed; mellowing.