emerald green


Definition of emerald green

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

Examples of emerald green in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The skillful leather work that unites the pieces is colored using Berluti’s traditional (and closely guarded) patination technique but, less traditionally, in an array of zingy jewel tones, from emerald green to amethyst purple to ruby red. Nili Blanck, New York Times, "The T List: Five Things We Recommend This Week," 19 Nov. 2020 The organic movement of the deep emerald green paper sets the tone for all other elements. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, "20 Inspiring Designs You Need to See from the Fall One Room Challenge," 11 Nov. 2020 The course might look familiar with its emerald green fairways, blazing white sand in the bunkers, towering Georgia pines and the still water of Rae’s Creek. Doug Ferguson, courant.com, "No blooms, no fans, no roars for pandemic-delayed Masters," 6 Nov. 2020 This cave, Križna jama, features a chain of underground lakes with emerald green water. National Geographic, "How do we come to grips with 200,000 dead?," 23 Sep. 2020 These are available in navy and emerald green, and the wooden legs can be left bare or painted to match your space. Courtney Thompson, CNN Underscored, "20 Amazon furniture pieces that look way more expensive than they are," 21 Sep. 2020 On Friday, the carriageway doors to Pat O’Brien’s will swing open again, and staff wearing the bar's traditional emerald green jackets and new face masks will welcome people back to its famous French Quarter courtyard. Ian Mcnulty, NOLA.com, "Pat O’Brien’s, Bayona, more French Quarter restaurants reopening because now 'it’s a necessity’," 4 Sep. 2020 Last April, Julia Roberts stepped out on the Hollywood Walk of Fame red carpet in support of her friend, Rita Wilson, wearing an emerald green Salvatore Ferragamo suit and $695 Sophia Webster booties. Eva Thomas, PEOPLE.com, "The Sold-Out $44 Ring Julia Roberts Loves Is Back and Prettier Than Ever," 25 Aug. 2020 There are huge thriving oaks there, and large pines as well, and also lots of ash tree skeletons, because the emerald green ash borer has recently decimated this tree tribe. Susan Krawitz, Longreads, "Finding Signs of Hope in Surprise Sugar Maples," 10 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of emerald green

1646, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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29 Nov 2020

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“Emerald green.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/emerald%20green. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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