Definition of Mellowing

1. Noun. The process of becoming mellow.

Generic synonyms: Ageing, Aging, Ripening
Derivative terms: Mellow, Mellow, Mellow



Definition of Mellowing

1. Verb. (present participle of mellow) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Mellowing

1. mellow [v] - See also: mellow

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mellowing

mellitose
mellitum
mellon
mellone
mellonide
mellonides
mellophone
mellophones
mellotron
mellotrons
mellow
mellow out
mellowed
mellower
mellowest
mellowing (current term)
mellowingly
mellowly
mellowness
mellownesses
mellows
mellowy
mells
melluco
melocervicoplasty
melocotoon
melodeon
melodeons
melodeum
melodia

Literary usage of Mellowing

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1. Journal of Science and the Arts by Royal Institution of Great Britain (1817)
"1 HE improvement recommended to notice is, that wine should be kept in glass vessels having their orifices closed with bladder, as the means of mellowing or ..."

2. A History and Description of Modern Wines by Cyrus Redding (1851)
"... CELLARING, AND mellowing OF WINES. ADAM SMITH, in his " Wealth of Nations," b. iv., c. iii., says: " The cheapness of wine seems to be a great cause, ..."

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