evergreen Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"evergreen" in British English

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evergreenadjective

uk   /ˈev.ə.ɡriːn/  us   /-ɚ-/
An evergreen ​plant, ​bush, or ​tree has ​leaves for the ​wholeyear.
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always ​seemingfresh or ​remainingpopular: that evergreen TV ​series "Friends"

evergreennoun [C]

uk   /ˈev.ə.ɡriːn/  us   /-ɚ-/
a ​plant, ​bush, or ​tree that has ​leaves for the ​wholeyear
(Definition of evergreen from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"evergreen" in American English

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evergreenadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈev·ərˌɡrin/
(of a ​plant, ​bush, or ​tree) having ​leaves for the ​wholeyear
evergreen
noun [C]  us   /ˈev·ərˌɡrin/
Spruces, ​pines, and ​ivy are evergreens.
(Definition of evergreen from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"evergreen" in Business English

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evergreenadjective

uk   us   /ˈevəɡriːn/ LAW
used to describe a ​legalagreement that will ​automatically renew (= ​start again) unless one of the ​people or ​businesses involved ​officiallyends it: evergreen clause/provision/agreement An important ​goal for every ​agent is an “evergreen” ​clause which ​provides for continuing ​commissions after an ​agreementends. Evergreen ​letters of ​credit may be rolled over indefinitely until the ​issuingbankprovides a written ​notice of its ​finalexpiration.
(Definition of evergreen from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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