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Такође погледајте: gréén, Green, и Green.


Various shades of green
The interior of the mausoleum of Emir Ali in Shiraz, Iran, is green.


Од Средњи Енглески grene, од Стари Енглески grēne, од Пра-Германски *grōniz (compare Западни Фризијски grien, Холандски groen, Low German grön, green

, greun

, Немачки grün, Шведски grön, Дански и Norwegian Nynorsk grøn, Norwegian Bokmål grønn), од Пра-Индо-Европски *gʰreh₁- (to grow). More at




green (comparative greener, superlative greenest)

  1. Having green as its color.
    The former flag of Libya is fully green.
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      The day was cool and snappy for August, and the Rise all green with a lavish nature. Now we plunged into a deep shade with the boughs lacing each other overhead, and crossed dainty, rustic bridges over the cold trout-streams, the boards giving back the clatter of our horses' feet: [] .
  2. (figuratively, of people) Sickly, unwell.
    Sally looks pretty green — is she going to be sick?
  3. Unripe, said of certain fruits that change color when they ripen.
  4. (figuratively, of people) Inexperienced.
    John's kind of green, so take it easy on him this first week.
    • Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832)
      I might be angry with the officious zeal which supposes that its green conceptions can instruct my grey hairs.
  5. (figuratively, of people) Naïve or unaware of obvious facts.
  6. (figuratively, of people) Overcome with envy.
    He was green with envy.
  7. (figuratively) Environmentally friendly.
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      As towns continue to grow, replanting vegetation has become a form of urban utopia and green roofs are spreading fast. Last year 1m square metres of plant-covered roofing was built in France, as much as in the US, and 10 times more than in Germany, the pioneer in this field.
  8. (крикет) Describing a pitch which, even if there is no visible grass, still contains a significant amount of moisture.
  9. (dated) Of bacon or similar smallgoods: unprocessed, raw, unsmoked; not smoked or spiced.[1]
  10. (dated) Not fully roasted; half raw.
    • Isaac Watts (1674-1748)
      We say the meat is green when half roasted.
  11. Of freshly cut wood or lumber that has not been dried: containing moisture and therefore relatively more flexible or springy.
    That timber is still too green to be used.
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  12. (вино) High or too high in acidity.
  13. Full of life and vigour; fresh and vigorous; new; recent.
    a green manhood;   a green wound
    • Edmund Burke (1729-1797)
      as valid against such an old and beneficent government as against [] the greenest usurpation
  14. (Philippines) Having a sexual connotation.
  15. (particle physics) Having a color charge of green.