(noun, adjective, verb)


1. Having an orange-yellow colour.


1. Old World crocus having purple or white flowers with aromatic pungent orange stigmas used in flavoring food

Definition categories: plant, crocus

2. dried pungent stigmas of the Old World saffron crocus

Definition categories: food, flavorer, flavoring, flavouring, seasoner, seasoning

3. a shade of yellow tinged with orange

Definition categories: attribute, yellow, yellowness

Sentences with saffron as a noun:

- saffron colour:


1. To add saffron to, for taste, colour etc.