emerald green


Definition of emerald green

1 : a clear bright green resembling that of the emerald
2 : any of various strong greens

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This was a collection full of bold colors — geranium, butter yellow, emerald green — but also pastels and neutrals. Robin Givhan, Washington Post, "American fashion is drowning in a sea of leggings and gimmicks. Brandon Maxwell has a solution.," 9 Sep. 2019 Here's what her hair looked like from the front: And here's the look from the back: The superstar singer and dancer wore a custom Peter Dundas emerald green gown complete with cut-outs and lined with hundreds of ostrich feathers. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "Ciara Won Best Hair of the Night at the Met Gala," 7 May 2019 Itinerary Itinerary The island nation of Fiji is known for its vibrant coral reefs, emerald green peaks, and some of the most hospitable people on Earth. National Geographic, "Fiji Community Service: Community Restoration," 10 Sep. 2019 And Matcha Mint is a rich emerald green that transitions to light green and smells like minty matcha tea. Marci Robin, Allure, "These “Mood” Nail Polishes Don’t Just Change Color, They Also Smell Like Coffee Flavors," 3 Sep. 2019 As with everything else in the Hamptons, lines are ineluctably drawn between haves and have-nots on the emerald green lawns of the 65-acre show grounds, hemmed by the hedges that are the area’s defining horticultural element. New York Times, "Where to Show Off Your $5 Million Horse," 31 Aug. 2019 The band is emerald green and silver, to represent the colors of Slytherin House. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "Ariana Grande's Harry Potter Slytherin Headband Only Costs $8," 11 July 2019 For her outfit, Lola chose an emerald green evening gown featuring a V-neck and slit at the skirt. Joelle Goldstein, PEOPLE.com, "Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos' Daughter Lola Walked in on Them Having Sex: 'You Ruined My Life'," 17 June 2019 The mama matched her makeup to her emerald green sparkly gown using Pat Mcgrath Labs products. Maya Allen, Marie Claire, "I Live for Ciara's Larger Than Life Afro at the 2019 Met Gala," 7 May 2019

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First Known Use of emerald green

1646, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of emerald green was in 1646

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