green frog

noun

Definition of green frog

: a common frog (Rana clamitans) of the eastern and central U.S. and parts of Canada

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First Known Use of green frog

1832, in the meaning defined above

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“Green frog.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/green%20frog. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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