billiard-green love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A bright yellowish-green color: so named because billiard-tables are covered with cloth of this color.

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Examples

  • That admirable principle of universality is worth defending if football is to remain a sport for all, as playable on a dusty field in Africa as on the billiard-green pitch at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium.

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  • That admirable principle of universality is worth defending if soccer is to remain a sport for all, as playable on a dusty field in Africa as on the billiard-green pitch at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium.

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