Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A bright green colour, like that of grass.
  • adj. Of a bright green colour, like that of grass.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Green with grass.
  • adj. Of the color of grass; clear and vivid green.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Green as grass; specifically, somewhat yellowish-green, of full chroma but rather low luminosity, suggesting rather than resembling the color of grass in the sunlight.
  • n. The color of grass.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • While the temperatures hovered in the teens, I witnessed Will Ryman's playful urban Eden -- 25-foot stemmed cotton candy pink and Venetian red roses with grass-green colored foot-long thorns -- sprouting.

    Susan Sawyers: Will Ryman's Winter Rose Garden

  • While the temperatures hovered in the teens, I witnessed Will Ryman s playful urban Eden -- 25-foot stemmed cotton candy pink and Venetian red roses with grass-green colored foot-long thorns -- sprouting.

    Susan Sawyers: Will Ryman's Winter Rose Garden

  • Saturday morning, while the temperatures hovered in the teens, I witnessed Will Ryman's playful urban Eden - 25-foot stemmed cotton candy pink and Venetian red roses with grass-green colored foot-long thorns - sprouting nearby.

    Susan Sawyers: Will Ryman's Winter Rose Garden

  • Most of the decorating theft will come from Mr. Gili's own country house and studio in Piedmont: threadbare American flags as makeshift slipcovers, wall-mounted marlins next to Italian candelabras, starfish glued to marble mantels, grass-green window frames against blue walls, pillows tied with silk scarves.

    Looking at Rooms as Love Affairs

  • With grass-green banks, where cluster'd villas peep,

    The Age Reviewed

  • Antipholus of Syracuse (Daniel Weyman) and Antipholus of Ephesus (Daniel Llewelyn-Williams) hold up amusingly – tall fellows in grass-green blazers.

    The Comedy of Errors; Salome; Lift: Life Streaming

  • Quicksilver lounged in front of Tallgrass on the grass-green carpeting in his “Sphinx” position, belly down and forelegs extended.

    Silver Zombie

  • The friend part of their relationship, she thought, as she swallowed two grass-green pills with a slug of water, definitely did not start then.

    Georgia’s Kitchen

  • He had butter in a grass-green container and butter in a clear glass container; lard in red or yellow container and lard in a clear container.

    2008 October

  • When it's warm out, she prefers stones such as grass-green peridot, watery blue aquamarine and citrines that "look like a drop of honey."

    Padma Lakshmi's Jewelry Strategies

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