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green

adjective

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1 covered with a thick, healthy natural growth
  • fields green with meadow grass

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2 lacking in adult experience or maturity
  • a new pitcher who's pretty green, even by rookie standards

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green

noun

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1 green leaves or plants
  • the lonely soldier dreamt of the fields of green that he had wandered in as a youth

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2 something (as pieces of stamped metal or printed paper) customarily and legally used as a medium of exchange, a measure of value, or a means of payment
  • I need to save up some green before I can afford that cruise

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The first known use of green was before the 12th century

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“Green.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/green. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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