pea green


Definition of pea green 

: a moderate yellow green

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Simmons explained how to keep peas green until Christmas and how to dry peaches. Keith Stavely And Kathleen Fitzgerald, Smithsonian, "What America’s First Cookbook Says About Our Country and Its Cuisine," 12 Jan. 2018 John Lennon bought a 1972 model in pea green, foregoing the faux-ash paneling. Ash Carter, Town & Country, "Town & Country salutes the Town & Countrys of America," 3 Apr. 2013

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First Known Use of pea green

1752, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of pea green

: a yellowish-green color

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