Recent Examples of green bean from the Web
Add 1 tablespoon salt to the boiling water, then half the green beans, and cook until just tender, 3 to 4 minutes.
Try the slow-cooked lamb shoulder, accompanied by al dente green beans.
Under camp rules, should a starving child so much as a steal a green bean for herself, she might be ruthlessly punished.
In a large bowl, combine potatoes, carrots, greens beans, Brussels sprouts, onion and garlic.
Customers can also choose two sides from a list which includes: sweet potato casserole, brussels sprouts, green beans, corn pudding and fresh orange cinnamon cranberry sauce.
Children and adults, including a woman who pushed a stroller with a baby, approached tables that contained an oversized salad bowl and pans filled with green beans and pasta provided by Casa de Amparo in San Marcos.
With cooler weather on the way, the kitchen staff has been making jams out of the last of summer peaches and apricots, pickling green beans and cellaring root vegetables.
Toss cooked green beans with vinaigrette and stir in bacon.
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First Known Use of green bean
GREEN BEAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of green bean for English Language Learners
: a type of bean whose long green seed cases are eaten as a vegetable when they are young and tender
GREEN BEAN Defined for Kids
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