sea green


: a moderate green or bluish green
: a moderate yellow green

Examples of sea green in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web As the water rinses the stones, their true colors appear — turquoise, sea green, and rust red. Evie Carrick, Travel + Leisure, 23 May 2024 The color is most saturated on one of her thumbs, while other fingers are mix of sea green, turquoise, and white. Kara Nesvig, Allure, 21 Mar. 2024 Some of these ingredients include a mix of land and sea greens, fruits, green tea for an antioxidant blend, and black pepper and inulin to help with absorption and digestion. Kelsey Kunik, Rd, Health, 29 Dec. 2023 Soft sea greens and pinks fit right in with a beachy home like this one. Southern Living Editors, Southern Living, 1 Nov. 2023 Enter sea moss, a sea green that addresses these concerns—and then some. Christina Manian, Rdn, Better Homes & Gardens, 24 July 2023 But the sea green island and subway tile backsplash give the room a more colorful personality. Marisa Donnelly, Better Homes & Gardens, 29 May 2023 The Kardashians star was wearing a light pink lingerie set with matching backless heels under a sea green coat that draped off her shoulders. Aimée Lutkin, ELLE, 25 Mar. 2023 Lily’s rug was sea green, Sophie’s fluffy white. Allegra Goodman, The New Yorker, 20 Feb. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1598, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of sea green was in 1598

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Cite this Entry

“Sea green.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition

sea green

: a medium green or bluish green
: a medium yellow green
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