Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “green”

green

adjective   /ɡriːn/
A1 being the same colour as grass
B1 covered with grass or other plants : green spaces
relating to nature and protecting the environment : green issues
(Definition of green adjective from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

More Essential British English definitions for “green”

Definitions of “green” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

drizzle

to pour liquid slowly over something, especially in a thin line or in small drops

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More