Mellowy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Mellowy Soft; unctuous.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • mellowy Soft; mellow.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Mellowy soft: friable
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. mearu, soft; Dut. murw, mollig, L. mollis, Gr. malakos.

Usage

In literature:

How mellowy the sunshine falls on the rough crags opposite, and what a picture for a painter to transfer to canvas!
"The Fatal Glove" by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
It maketh it somewhat running like Syrup, and tasteth sweetish, mellowy, syrupy.
"The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened" by Kenelm Digby
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