from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Green or slightly green.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having a greenish hue; becoming somewhat green in color.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Slightly green; greenish.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Slightly green; greenish.
Late Latin viridēscēns, viridēscent-, present participle of viridēscere, to become green, from Latin viridis, green; see virid.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
C 1850 from Late Latin viridescens, present participle of viridescere; see virescent (Wiktionary)