Usage examples for citrine

  1. She was a tall girl, about eighteen years old, with regular features, a skin somewhat citrine coloured, but soft and clear, symmetrical eyebrows, the most beautiful eyes, and a figure all grace. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  2. Carron himself flitted about with a lantern like a will o' the wisp whose tremulous flare shot the firelight with pallid citrine – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  3. Instead, however, of listening to the sermons, Burton got flirting with a Meccan girl with citrine skin and liquescent eyes. – The Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wright