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1. green

adjective. ['ˈgriːn'] of the color between blue and yellow in the color spectrum; similar to the color of fresh grass.

Synonyms

  • light-green
  • greenish
  • chromatic

Antonyms

  • maturity
  • ripeness
  • refresh
  • recuperate

Etymology

  • grene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grene (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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How do you pronounce green?

Pronounce green as grin.

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Example sentences of the word green


1. Adjective
The plant leaves are thin green stalks that do not grow as tall as the flower.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Mendel further discovered, however, that second generation offspring will be 1/4 yellow, and 3/4 green.

Quotes containing the word green


1. The garden of love is green without limit and yields many fruits other than sorrow or joy. Love is beyond either condition: without spring, without autumn, it is always fresh.
- Rumi

2. I wasn't exposed to art as I was growing up, and can't recall the first time I saw a work of art. However, I remember very clearly a vision I had of a little green reindeer when I was a child, and visions emanate from the same mythical area where painting resides. Whatever the reason, I immediately felt comfortable working with visual materials.
- William S. Burroughs

3. Beauty, sweet love, is like the morning dew, Whose short refresh upon tender green, Cheers for a time, but till the sun doth show And straight is gone, as it had never been.
- Samuel Daniel

2. light-green

adjective. of the color between blue and yellow in the color spectrum; similar to the color of fresh grass.

Synonyms

  • green
  • greenish
  • chromatic

Antonyms

  • achromatic color
  • rural area
  • ripe
  • sophisticated

3. dark-green

adjective. of the color between blue and yellow in the color spectrum; similar to the color of fresh grass.

Synonyms

  • green
  • greenish
  • chromatic

Antonyms

  • achromatic color
  • rural area
  • ripe
  • sophisticated

4. yellow-green

adjective. of a color midway between yellow and green.

Antonyms

  • uncolored

5. green

noun. ['ˈgriːn'] green color or pigment; resembling the color of growing grass.

Synonyms

  • olive green
  • greenness
  • sea green
  • pea green
  • teal
  • bluish green
  • blue green
  • jade green
  • jade
  • chartreuse
  • spectral colour
  • olive-green
  • bottle green
  • yellowish green
  • greenishness
  • Paris green
  • viridity
  • emerald
  • chromatic colour
  • chromatic color
  • yellow green
  • sage green
  • spectral color

Antonyms

  • formal
  • unshared
  • strange
  • superior

Etymology

  • grene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grene (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. green

noun. ['ˈgriːn'] a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area.

Synonyms

  • piece of ground
  • village green
  • parcel
  • park
  • populated area
  • commons
  • tract
  • parcel of land
  • pleasure ground
  • funfair
  • urban area
  • amusement park
  • common

Antonyms

  • wary
  • worldly
  • incredulous
  • informed

Etymology

  • grene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grene (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. green

adjective. ['ˈgriːn'] looking pale and unhealthy.

Synonyms

  • sick

Antonyms

  • uncommonness
  • extraordinary

Etymology

  • grene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grene (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. green

adjective. ['ˈgriːn'] not fully developed or mature; not ripe.

Synonyms

  • unaged
  • unripened
  • unripe

Antonyms

  • colorlessness
  • infield
  • outfield
  • unite

Etymology

  • grene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grene (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. Green

noun. a river that rises in western Wyoming and flows southward through Utah to become a tributary of the Colorado River.

Synonyms

  • Wyoming
  • Equality State
  • Utah
  • Green River
  • UT
  • Beehive State
  • Mormon State

10. green

noun. ['ˈgriːn'] an area of closely cropped grass surrounding the hole on a golf course.

Synonyms

  • putting green
  • site
  • putting surface
  • land site
  • golf course

Antonyms

  • mature
  • immaturity
  • fledged
  • ready

Etymology

  • grene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grene (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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