• Greening Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Green
  2. (n.) A greenish apple, of several varieties, among which the Rhode Island greening is the best known for its fine-grained acid flesh and its excellent keeping quality.


• Green Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To become or grow green.
  2. (n.) A grassy plain or plat; a piece of ground covered with verdant herbage; as, the village green.
  3. (superl.) Having the color of grass when fresh and growing; resembling that color of the solar spectrum which is between the yellow and the blue; verdant; emerald.
  4. (superl.) Not seasoned; not dry; containing its natural juices; as, green wood, timber, etc.
  5. (superl.) Having a sickly color; wan.
  6. (v. t.) To make green.
  7. (superl.) Full of life aud vigor; fresh and vigorous; new; recent; as, a green manhood; a green wound.
  8. (n.) The color of growing plants; the color of the solar spectrum intermediate between the yellow and the blue.
  9. (superl.) Immature in age or experience; young; raw; not trained; awkward; as, green in years or judgment.
  10. (n.) pl. Leaves and stems of young plants, as spinach, beets, etc., which in their green state are boiled for food.
  11. (superl.) Not roasted; half raw.
  12. (n.) Fresh leaves or branches of trees or other plants; wreaths; -- usually in the plural.
  13. (n.) Any substance or pigment of a green color.
  14. (superl.) Not ripe; immature; not fully grown or ripened; as, green fruit, corn, vegetables, etc.

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