Definition of Amber in English :

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Meaning of Amber in English

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Amber

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Noun

1. amber, gold

a deep yellow color

Example Sentences:
'an amber light illuminated the room'
'he admired the gold of her hair'

2. amber

a hard yellowish to brownish translucent fossil resin; used for jewelry

Adjective

3. amber, brownish-yellow, yellow-brown

of a medium to dark brownish yellow color

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Amber

see synonyms of amber
noun
1. 
a. 
a yellow or yellowish-brown hard translucent fossil resin derived from extinct coniferous trees that occurs in Tertiary deposits and often contains trapped insects. It is used for jewellery, ornaments, etc
b. 
(as modifier)
an amber necklace
▶ Related adjective: succinic
2.  fly in amber
3. 
a. 
a medium to dark brownish-yellow colour, often somewhat orange, similar to that of the resin
b. 
(as adjective)
an amber dress
4. 
an amber traffic light used as a warning between red and green

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Amber

see synonyms of amber
noun
1. 
a yellow or brownish-yellow translucent fossil resin found as along seacoasts and used in jewelry, pipestems, etc.: it is hard, easily polished, and quickly charged with static electricity when rubbed
2. 
the color of amber
adjective
3. 
like or made of amber
4. 
having the color of amber

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Amber

see synonyms of amber
n.
1. A hard, translucent, usually brownish-yellow fossil resin, used for making jewelry and other ornamental objects.
2. A brownish yellow.
adj.
1. Having the color of amber; brownish-yellow.
2. Made of or resembling amber: an amber necklace.

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