Examples of green light in a Sentence
we were given the green light to use the town commons for our fund-raiser
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Heathrow, which has been effectively full for a decade, is in the middle of a consultation period to add a third runway after getting the green light from Prime Minister Theresa May’s administration in 2016.
The fear of disrupting with my curl pattern also keeps me from giving a colorist the green light.
Deerfield Beach recently gave the green light to building more than 300 apartments — while Coconut Creek and Pompano Beach have projects underway that range from 111 to 296 units.
Since December, Beijing, Guangzhou and Shanghai have all given the green light for autonomous cars to start real-world testing on city roads.
Prosecutors say Omar Mateen's wife, Noor Salman, helped plan the attack and gave him the green light for the June 2016 shooting that left 49 clubgoers dead and dozens injured.
The Eagles are expected to get the green light from Croydon Council in April over plans to increase the capacity of their stadium to more than 34,000 - an increase of over 8,000 seats.
Now, after many months of requests, official refusals, texts, emails and carefully monitored phone calls — everything but eleventh-hour telegrams to the governor — the prison, and the prisoner, have given us the green light for a sit-down.
Boys got the green light three years later — but a new study suggests there’s still a gender gap in vaccination rates.
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Origin and Etymology of green light
First Known Use: 1937See Words from the same year
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