1. [ adjective ] (color) similar to the color of fresh grass
Synonyms: light-green dark-green greenish

"a green salad" "green fields" "green paint"

Related terms: chromatic
2. [ noun ] (color) the property of being green; resembling the color of growing grass
Synonyms: viridity greenness
Related terms: chromatic_color sage_green olive_green bottle_green chrome_green emerald sea_green yellow_green bluish_green jade_green greenishness
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 35
4. [ adjective ] lacking training or experience
Synonyms: new wet_behind_the_ears raw

"the new men were eager to fight" "raw recruits" "he was still wet behind the ears when he shipped as a hand on a merchant vessel"

Related terms: inexperienced
5. [ adjective ] not seasoned
Synonyms: uncured

"uncured pelts"

Related terms: unseasoned
6. [ noun ] (geography) a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
Synonyms: park common commons

"they went for a walk in the park"

Related terms: tract village_green amusement_park Central_Park urban_area
7. [ adjective ] looking pale and unhealthy

"you're looking green" "green around the gills"

Related terms: ill
8. [ adjective ] not fully developed or mature; not ripe;
Synonyms: unripened immature unripe

"unripe fruit" "fried green tomatoes" "green wood"

Related terms: ripe unaged
9. [ adjective ] naive and easily deceived or tricked
Synonyms: gullible fleeceable

"at that early age she had been gullible and in love"

Related terms: naive
10. [ noun ] (geography) a river that rises in western Wyoming and flows southward through Utah to become a tributary of the Colorado River
Synonyms: Green_River
Related terms: river Wyoming Utah
11. [ noun ] (politics) an environmentalist who belongs to the Green Party
Related terms: environmentalist green_party
12. [ noun ] United States labor leader who was president of the American Federation of Labor from 1924 to 1952 and who led the struggle with the Congress of Industrial Organizations (1873-1952)
Synonyms: william_green
Related terms: labor_leader
13. [ verb ] (color) turn or become green

"The trees are greening"

Related terms: discolor
14. [ adjective ] concerned with or supporting protection of the environment as a political principle
Related terms: green_party
15. [ adjective ] (of a product) not harmful to the environment
Related terms: environment
16. [ noun ] (medicine,pharmacology,surgery) street names for ketamine
Synonyms: honey_oil k jet special_k super_acid super_c cat_valium
Related terms: ketalar
17. [ noun ] (golf,geography) an area of closely cropped grass surrounding the hole on a golf course
Synonyms: putting_green

"the ball rolled across the green and into the trap"

Related terms: site golf_course
18. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) any of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables
Synonyms: greens leafy_vegetable
Related terms: vegetable beet_green lamb's-quarter chard salad_green dandelion_green sprout wild_spinach turnip_greens sorrel French_sorrel spinach chop-suey_greens
Similar spelling:   greene