Definition of citrinous in English:

citrinous

adjective

  • Citron- or lemon-coloured; = "citrine".

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in George Havers (fl. 1665). From French citrin or its etymon post-classical Latin citrinus citrine + -ous.

Pronunciation

citrinous

/ˈsɪtrɪnəs/