from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A bright green colour with a light tint of yellow, like that of a green apple.
  • adj. of an apple-green colour

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The light-green color of certain apples, as the greening.


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  • “Two hundred bucks if you stay all night,” Nick said to me, carrying four gallons of apple-green latex from the trunk of his car.

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  • I always put apple-green candles in my candlesticks—it really pulls the collection together Cire Trudon offers every color in the rainbow.

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  • We settled on an apple-green gown with a wide pink sash, slim black slippers “to cut the sweetness,” he says, and velvet ribbons woven through my curls instead of a hat.

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  • She showered in record time, then pulled on the apple-green satin robe hanging behind the door on a quilted hanger.

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