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Adjective
/grēn/,
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greener, comparative; greenest, superlative;
  1. Of the color between blue and yellow in the spectrum; colored like grass or emeralds
    • - the leaves are bright green
  2. Consisting of fresh vegetables of this color
    • - a green salad
  3. Denoting a light or flag of this color used as a signal to proceed

  4. (of a ski run) Of the lowest level of difficulty, as indicated by colored markers on the run

  5. Denoting one of three colors of quark

  6. Covered with grass, trees, or other plants
    • - proposals that would smother green fields with development
  7. Concerned with or supporting protection of the environment as a political principle
    • - a Green candidate for the European parliament
  8. (of a product) Not harmful to the environment

  9. (of a plant or fruit) Young or unripe
    • - green shoots
  10. (of wood) Unseasoned

  11. (of food or leather) Not dried, smoked, or tanned

  12. (of a person) Inexperienced, naive, or gullible
    • - a green recruit fresh from college
  13. (of a memory) Not fading
    • - clubs devoted to keeping green the memory of Sherlock Holmes
  14. Still strong or vigorous
    • - first there was green old age, hardly different from middle age
  15. (of a wound) Fresh; not healed

  16. (of the complexion or a person) Pale and sickly-looking
    • - “Are you all right?—You look absolutely green.”
  17. As a sign of jealousy or envy

Verb
  1. Make or become green, in particular

  2. Make (an urban or desert area) more verdant by planting or encouraging trees or other greenery
    • - greening the desert
  3. Make less harmful or more sensitive to the environment
    • - the importance of greening this industry
  4. Become green in color, through age or by becoming covered with plants
    • - the roof was greening with lichen
Noun
  1. Green color or pigment
    • - major roads are marked in green
  2. Green clothes or material
    • - two girls in red and green
  3. Green foliage or growing plants
    • - that lovely canopy of green over Puritan Road
  4. Money
    • - you'll save yourself some green
  5. A green thing, in particular

  6. A green light

  7. A piece of public or common grassy land, esp. in the center of a town
    • - a house overlooking the green
  8. An area of smooth, very short grass immediately surrounding a hole on a golf course

  9. Green leafy vegetables
    • - salad greens
    • - collard greens
  10. A member or supporter of an environmentalist group or party


  1. of the color between blue and yellow in the color spectrum; similar to the color of fresh grass; "a green tree"; "green fields"; "green paint"
  2. turn or become green; "The trees are greening"
  3. concerned with or supporting or in conformity with the political principles of the Green Party
  4. park: a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area; "they went for a walk in the park"
  5. not fully developed or mature; not ripe; "unripe fruit"; "fried green tomatoes"; "green wood"
  6. an environmentalist who belongs to the Green Party
  7. Green is a color, the perception of which is evoked by light having a spectrum dominated by energy with a wavelength of roughly 520–570 nanometres. ...
  8. Groen! (English: Green! ; Dutch: ; founded as Agalev (see name-section below)) is a Belgian green political party. Green! is the smallest Flemish party with a representation in the federal, regional or European parliament.
  9. Green is the twelfth album by Japanese hard rock band B'z, released on July 3, 2002. The catalogue code for this album is BMCV-8005. "Green" sold 800,120 copies in its first week, about 40,000 copies more than "ELEVEN" and sold 1,131,788 copies overall.
  10. Green is a rock and roll band from Chicago. The band was started by Jeff Lescher (guitar and vocals), John Diamond (bass and backing vocals), and John Valley (drums). This lineup recorded the 1984 The Name of This Group Is Green and the band's 1986 self-titled debut album.
  11. Green is the lead single by american singer/songwriter Brendan James from his first studio album The Day Is Brave. The song has been featured in the Lifetime's hit show, Army Wives.
  12. Green is the only green real estate designation for REALTORs approved by the National Association of Realtors (NAR). . The program was developed in 2008 by the Real Estate Buyer's Agent Council of NAR, with administration transferred to the Green Resource Council.
  13. The colour of growing foliage, as well as other plant cells containing chlorophyll; the colour between yellow and blue in the visible spectrum; one of the primary additive colour for transmitted light; the colour obtained by subtracting red and blue from white light using cyan and yellow filters ...
  14. A common English surname
  15. (greened) Made green from the mosses and lichens on a tree's trunk. Very Esperantish!
  16. (Greenly) Generally used for horses with little or no racing experience. They either race forwardly, drop back, the come again, or weave in and out during the stretch run. This term is similar to, but not exactly the same as erratic.
  17. (“greens”) The term “greens” is used to denote organic materials high in nitrogen, more specifically, materials whose carbon to nitrogen ratio is lower than 30:1. (Materials high in carbon are referred to as “browns”). ...
  18. (greens) Army Class A uniform
  19. (Greens) Chips valued at $25.
  20. (GREENS) Adriatic (bluish) 1873, American (mistletoe) 1830, Azoff (shade of mistletoe/almond) 1857), Bosphore (sea) 1854, Chinese (malachite) 1830, Corinthe (light) 1854, Gas-Green (dioptase) 1868, Indian (opaline) 1831, Metternich (beetle/bottle) 1868.
  21. (GREENS) Humans of 'normal' size, yet who possess an olive-green skin color. They claim to be from a subterranean or cavernous realms beneath Europe which they refer to as 'St. Martin's Land' (Evadamic).
  22. (GREENS) One of the most nutritious foods for parrots. The best ones are dandelion greens, collards, turnip greens, mustard greens, and kale. Spinach, chard, and parsley are high in vitamin A but have oxalic acid, which binds the calcium and makes it unusable.
  23. (Greens) $25 Chips, usually painted green.
  24. (Greens) $25.00 chips. Also called quarters.
  25. (Greens) Colloquial term for Unreviewed.