green fingers
noun plural Date: 1934 green thumb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • green fingers — (UK) Someone with green fingers has a talent for gardening …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • green fingers — ► PLURAL NOUN Brit. informal ▪ natural ability in growing plants …   English terms dictionary

  • green fingers — noun a special ability to make plants grow • Syn: ↑green thumb • Hypernyms: ↑forte, ↑strong suit, ↑long suit, ↑metier, ↑specialty, ↑speciality, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • green fingers — (UK)    Someone with green fingers has a talent for gardening.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Green fingers —   (UK)   Someone with green fingers has a talent for gardening …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • green fingers — Brit. Informal. See green thumb. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • green fingers — (British) green thumb, ability to grow plants successfully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • green fingers — plural noun Brit. informal natural ability in growing plants. Derivatives green fingered adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • green fingers — /grin ˈfɪŋgəz/ (say green fingguhz) plural noun skill in gardening and plant growing …   Australian English dictionary

  • green fingers — noun A seemingly natural gardening ability …   Wiktionary

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