green

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations'green', 'Green': /ˈɡriːn/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/grin/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling'green', 'Green': (grēn)



Inflections of 'green' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
greener
adj comparative
greenest
adj superlative

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Adjective: green in color
Synonyms:
emerald, viridian, viridescent, chartreuse, lime-green, blue-green, sea-green, grass-green, olive-green, dark green, light green, bright green, pea-green
Antonyms:
red , ruby, crimson
Sense: Adjective: verdant
Synonyms:
verdant, leafy, lush , grassy, luxuriant, foliaged
Antonyms:
dead , dying , brown , leafless, barren , withered
Sense: Adjective: unripe
Synonyms:
unripe, not ready, fresh , raw , new , immature , unripened
Antonyms:
adult , mature , grown-up
Sense: Adjective: inexperienced
Synonyms:
inexperienced, raw , new , unskilled, unacquainted, unpracticed, unpractised (UK), unversed, newbie (informal)
Antonyms:
experienced , seasoned, veteran, professional , master , expert
Sense: Adjective: ecological
Synonyms:
ecological, environmental , environmentally-friendly, eco-friendly, environment-friendly, non-polluting, recyclable, reusable
Sense: Adjective: pale from illness
Synonyms:
pallid, wan, pale , sick , ill , green around the gills (informal), green about the gills (UK, informal), under the weather (informal)
Antonyms:
healthy , glowing , rosy, rose-colored
Sense: Adjective: jealous
Synonyms:
jealous , resentful, envious , green with envy
Sense: Noun: color
Synonyms:
greenness, verdure, emerald, lime green, viridescence, grass green, chartreuse, viridian, blue green, sea green, dark green, light green, bright green, olive green, pea green
Antonyms:
red , ruby, crimson
Sense: Noun: grass plot
Synonyms:
grass , lawn , putting green (golf), turf , grassy area
Sense: Noun: environmentalist
Synonyms:
environmentalist, eco-warrior, tree-hugger (potentially offensive, informal), preservationist, conservationist, environmental campaigner

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