long green

noun

Definition of long green

slang
: money

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Examples of long green in a Sentence

was able to rustle up some long green in a hurry where did he get the long green to afford wheels like that?
Recent Examples on the Web Place Holders: Stabilize the fire by driving the 4 long green stakes into place (D). T. Edward Nickens, Field & Stream, "Wild Fires," 9 Jan. 2017 Preview: Cup Series races at Kentucky Speedway are notorious for long green-flag stretches where leaders put more than 5 seconds between themselves and the second-place driver. Jason Hoffman, The Enquirer, "NASCAR at Kentucky Speedway: Picks to win ARCA, Truck, XFinity, Cup Series races this week," 5 July 2020 Eilish matched her long green acrylic nails emblazoned with the iconic Gucci GG logo to her signature neon-green roots and slime-green Gucci ensemble. Rachel Marlowe, The Hollywood Reporter, "Extravagant Nail Art Stole the Show at the Grammy Awards," 27 Jan. 2020 Kate wore a dress by Zara and a long green coat by Alexander McQueen — her wedding dress designer. Simon Perry, PEOPLE.com, "Kate Middleton and Prince William Show No Sign of Stress on First Post-Royal Family Crisis Outing," 15 Jan. 2020 Also known as yardlong beans, these skinny 14- to 18-inch long green beans grow well in Hawaii’s tropical climate. Jeanmarie Brownson, chicagotribune.com, "Hawaiian flavors inspire Thanksgiving sides with tropical flair to spare," 21 Nov. 2019 Skill level: Beginner Materials: Green pumpkin 8 long green chile peppers Carving knife Directions: Carve a squiggly mouth and two eyes into a green pumpkin. Woman's Day Staff, Woman's Day, "Octopus Garden," 9 Oct. 2019 Keselowski said, especially on long green-flag runs. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Truex wins again at Richmond; Gibbs’s Jones disqualified," 21 Sep. 2019 Citizens of India and China working in the U.S., many of whom are on the H-1B visa intended for highly-skilled workers, face the longest green card waits. Ethan Baron, The Denver Post, "Bill to scrap per-country green card cap passes House with bipartisan support," 11 July 2019

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First Known Use of long green

1887, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of long green was in 1887

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“Long green.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/long%20green. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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