greenery

noun green·ery \ ˈgrēn-rē , ˈgrē-nə-rē \
Updated on: 15 Apr 2018

Definition of greenery

plural greeneries
1 : green foliage or plants
2 : green 3a

Examples of greenery in a Sentence

  1. The restaurant was adorned with greenery.

  2. the lush greenery of the islands

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First Known Use of greenery

1797

greenery Synonyms


GREENERY Defined for English Language Learners

greenery

Definition of greenery for English Language Learners

  • : green leaves or plants


GREENERY Defined for Kids

greenery

noun green·ery \ ˈgrē-nə-rē \

Definition of greenery for Students

plural greeneries
: green plants or foliage


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