greensward

noun green·sward \ ˈgrēn-ˌswȯrd \

Definition of greensward

: turf that is green with growing grass

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First Known Use of greensward

circa 1522


GREENSWARD Defined for English Language Learners

greensward

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Definition of greensward for English Language Learners

  • : an area of ground that is covered with green grass


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