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synonyms for green light

  • approval
  • assent
  • blessing
  • clearance
  • consent
  • go-ahead
  • permission
  • seal of approval
  • thumbs-up
  • OK
  • agreement
  • dispensation
  • empowerment
  • license
  • nod
  • rubber stamp
  • sanction
  • stamp of approval
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antonyms for green light

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  • denial
  • disagreement
  • disapproval
  • opposition
  • refusal
  • rejection
  • veto
  • red light
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How to use green light in a sentence

Behold a dumpy, comfortable British paterfamilias in a light flannel suit and a faded sun hat.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
With the dispersal of the spores the cone shrivels up, and then the stems starts to send out green branches.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
Mr. Jones swung round a large iron key he held in his hand, and light dawned upon him.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
The plant as a whole remains green until late in the autumn.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
Distance, the uncertain light, and imagination, magnified it to a high wall; high as the wall of China.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
A few, very few, little dots had run back over that green patch—the others had passed down into the world of darkness.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The faint candle-light glimmered on a ponderous gilded cornice, which had also sustained violence.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
And it was no light task, then, for six hundred men to keep the peace on a thousand miles of frontier.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
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.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
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WORDS RELATED TO GREEN LIGHT

  • accepting
  • acknowledgment
  • acquiescence
  • acquiring
  • admission
  • agreement
  • approval
  • assent
  • compliance
  • consent
  • cooperation
  • gaining
  • getting
  • go-ahead
  • green light
  • nod
  • obtaining
  • okay
  • permission
  • receipt
  • receiving
  • reception
  • recognition
  • securing
  • taking on
  • undertaking
  • yes
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