Definition of "green" [green]

  • (noun) The hue of that portion of the visible spectrum lying between yellow and blue, evoked in the human observer by radiant energy with wavelengths of approximately 490 to 570 nanometers; any of a group of colors that may vary in lightness and saturation and whose hue is that of the emerald or somewhat less yellow than that of growing grass; one of the additive or light primaries; one of the psychological primary hues.
  • (noun) Something green in color.
  • (noun) Green growth or foliage, especially:
  • (noun) The branches and leaves of plants used for decoration.
  • (noun) Leafy plants or plant parts eaten as vegetables.

Use "green" in a sentence

  • "“Rather than overwhelm you with a grossly inflated number of green search results, our double-vetted search engine provides instant, eco-weighted results based on what YOU'RE looking for not what some ‘green washing' marketer wants to sell you."
  • "If x is green, it no longer follows that S ought to apply ˜green™ to"
  • ""SB 279 will dramatically increase the ability of individual homeowners and property owners to join the green building movement and use alternative energy to ´green´ their homes," according to Senator Hancock."

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