green dragon

noun

Definition of green dragon

: a North American herb (Arisaema dracontium) of the arum family with digitate leaves, slender green spathe, and elongated spadix

Examples of green dragon in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Yet another yard is dominated by a huge, inflatable green dragon baring his claws and another scary-looking inflatable creature in the garden. Carol Kovach, cleveland, 19 Oct. 2021 The produce section was stocked with typical American grocery offerings, including apples and strawberries, but also more hard-to-find items such as pink and green dragon fruit and bags of fresh lychee with reddish brown rinds. Shaena Montanari, azcentral, 11 June 2020 Her younger son, who is his school’s mascot, a green dragon, was dressed in costume and stood next to her. David Hernandez, sandiegouniontribune.com, 30 Jan. 2018 The green dragon has been around since 1992, offering fire-breathing smiles to kids for its Together in Education program. Michelle Darrisaw, Southern Living, 19 Sep. 2017 The green dragon has been around since 1992, offering fire-breathing smiles to kids for its Together in Education program. Michelle Darrisaw, Southern Living, 19 Sep. 2017 The green dragon has been around since 1992, offering fire-breathing smiles to kids for its Together in Education program. Michelle Darrisaw, Southern Living, 19 Sep. 2017 Hey, the flying destructo-shark is pretty cool; and the corkscrewing, fire-breathing green dragon is cooler still. Soren Andersen, The Seattle Times, 19 Sep. 2017 The green dragon has been around since 1992, offering fire-breathing smiles to kids for its Together in Education program. Southern Living, 18 Sep. 2017 See More

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First Known Use of green dragon

circa 1818, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of green dragon was circa 1818

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“Green dragon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/green%20dragon. Accessed 24 Jun. 2022.

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