forest green

noun

Definition of forest green

: a dark yellowish or moderate olive green

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Meghan chose to wear a warm winter coat for the appearance, looking stunning in a dark shade of forest green with black embellishment. Lucy Wood, Marie Claire, "Meghan Markle Wore a Very Kate Middleton-esque, Green Embellished Erdem Coat," 11 Mar. 2019 Elsewhere in the room, Anne Mcnally shimmered in a shade of silver while Olivia Grant opted for a jacket in forest green. Eliseé Browchuk, Vogue, "Yali Hosted a Chinese New Year Dinner and All the Guests Wore Robes," 6 Feb. 2019 Mallratz, a forest green, riffs on the 1995 slacker hit that cycled through Poole's VCR. Laura Regensdorf, Vogue, "This Instagram Star and Nail Artist Just Turned “Slime Green” Polish into a Spring Trend," 12 Mar. 2018 Maze is a 650-square-foot suite painted forest green and white. Liz Stinson, Curbed, "These hotel rooms look like trippy M.C. Escher drawings," 3 Dec. 2018 For the appearance, the Duchess stayed true to her professional-chic wardrobe in a forest green blouse and leather skirt with nude pumps. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle Wears a Navy Givenchy Dress To Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's Wedding," 12 Oct. 2018 The shade has been permeating Instagram leading up to autumn, and there are a handful of particular shades that seem to be the most popular, from mossy forest green to Nickelodeon-level slime green. Tara Gonzalez, Glamour, "Fall's Most Unexpected Nail Color? Green In All Its Glory," 8 Oct. 2018 Meghan looked stylish in a cream crew neck sweater from Victoria Beckham and a forest green skirt from Greta Constantine. Simon Perry, PEOPLE.com, "Harry and Meghan Make a Surprise Visit to Northern Ireland: Why It Was a Secret Until Now," 23 Mar. 2018 Markle changed into a forest green Brandon Maxwell dress for an afternoon reception. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle Wears a Green Brandon Maxwell Dress During Her Royal Tour of Australia," 16 Oct. 2018

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First Known Use of forest green

1810, in the meaning defined above

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forest green

noun

English Language Learners Definition of forest green

chiefly US : a dark green

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