yell + -er
yeller (plural yellers)
- Someone who yells.
yeller (comparative more yeller, superlative most yeller)
- Eye dialect spelling of yellow.
1913, Joseph C. Lincoln, chapter 10, Mr. Pratt's Patients:
- Men that I knew around Wapatomac didn't wear high, shiny plug hats, nor yeller spring overcoats, nor carry canes with ivory heads as big as a catboat's anchor, as you might say.