green [-er] adj

OE grene.

  1. Color of growing plants; color composed of blue and yellow rays, which, mixed in different proportions, exhibits a variety of shades.2/App 13 Here is a little forest, / Whose leaf is ever green
  2. Grassy plain; piece of ground covered with verbant herbage; earth.
  3. [Fig.] nature; characteristics of nature.
  4. Fresh; flourishing; undecayed.

green n

see green, adj.

  1. Grassy plain or plat; piece of ground covered with herbage; earth.