bottle green


Definition of bottle green

: a dark green

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The German colours work, so long as they are paired with a white canvas - not a bottle green one., "50 Worst Football Shirts of All Time," 3 July 2019 For the special televised occasion, Kate stunned with her signature glossy blow out, while wearing an incredible Alexander McQueen Bell Sleeve Floor Length Gown in a bottle green color—not entirely dissimilar to Meghan’s choice of green today. Lucy Wood, Marie Claire, "Meghan Markle's First Event Since She Announced Her Pregnancy Compared to Kate Middleton's," 16 Oct. 2018 British retailer Topman reneged on beige, proposing a neat plaid iteration instead, while Prada now offers its trench in bottle green. Jacob Gallagher, WSJ, "How To Wear a Men’s Trench Without Looking Corny," 16 Oct. 2018 There were pragmatic equestrians who teamed knee-high crocodile boots with wide shorts, and Romantic Victorians who swooshed across the marble wearing bottle green or lake blue opera cloaks a la Oscar Wilde. Luke Leitch, Vogue, "Male Patterned Boldness: Dolce & Gabbana’s Alta Sartoria Ode to Villa Carlotta," 9 July 2018

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First Known Use of bottle green

1789, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of bottle green

: a green color

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