Definition for green

adjective as in young, new, blooming

adjective as in inexperienced

adjective as in emerald in color

adjective as in referring to practices or policies that do not negatively affect the environment

noun as in square or park in center of town

Strongest matches

field, grass, lawn

Strong matches

common, plaza, sward, terrace, turf

Weak match


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Example Sentences

The automaker may also benefit from surging investor appetite for green bonds—particularly from new issuers—which helped Daimler and Germany price recent debut sales at a discount to traditional offerings.

From Fortune

If the page is ok, you will get a green light, and if it’s not, you’ll get some suggestions on what to improve.

This way all the content “additions” are marked green, but feel free to do it the way that works best for you.

I could see a greener, gaunter me on this one cruising to Burning Man with one of those helmet Mohawks.

It’s not secret—enterprise startups have somehow become sexier than consumer-facing ones in recent years—at least when counting the green.

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I really wanted Trenchmouth to succeed and at the time wished we were as big as Green Day.

It’s cool because Trenchmouth opened for Green Day in the early ‘90s in Wisconsin.

I just did one [Geezer] with Billie Joe Armstrong from Green Day.

It took me 1,015 strokes to see this shade of green in a world of orange, and my jaw nearly dropped.

At the highest navigable point of the Congo River, thick jungle creates an impenetrable wall of green around a large island.

With the dispersal of the spores the cone shrivels up, and then the stems starts to send out green branches.

The plant as a whole remains green until late in the autumn.

A few, very few, little dots had run back over that green patch—the others had passed down into the world of darkness.

I could see only the stretch of green before me, and I felt as if I must walk on forever, without coming to the end of it.

It was a spring day, and the fat buds of the chestnuts were bursting into magnificent green plumes.


On this page you'll find 194 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to green, such as: fresh, grassy, leafy, lush, raw, and tender.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.