collard greens

noun

Definition of collard greens

US
:the edible dark green leaves of a plant that is grown especially in the southern U.S.

Word by Word Definitions

collard play
  1. : a cabbage (Brassica oleracea acephala) related to kale and having a loose head of stalked smooth leaves

green play greens
  1. : of the color green

  2. : covered by green growth or foliage

  3. : mild, clement

  1. : to become green

  2. : to make green

  3. : rejuvenate, revitalize

  1. : a color whose hue is somewhat less yellow than that of growing fresh grass or of the emerald or is that of the part of the spectrum lying between blue and yellow

  2. : something of a green color

  3. : green vegetation: such as


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