moss green
noun Date: 1879 a variable color averaging a moderate yellow-green

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  • moss green — moss green, adj. a moderate to dark yellow green color. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • moss green — adjective of a moderate somewhat dull yellow green color • Syn: ↑mosstone • Similar to: ↑chromatic * * * noun : a variable color averaging a moderate yellow green that is yellower and duller than average pea green or spring green, yellower,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • moss-green — See moss green. * * * …   Universalium

  • moss green — 1. noun a) A dark green colour with a tint of yellow, like that of moss. b) A pale greyish green color, like that of lichen. 2. adjective Of a dark green colour with a tint of yellow, like that of moss …   Wiktionary

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  • old moss green — noun see old moss …   Useful english dictionary

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  • green — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. immature; inexperienced; new, recent; pale, wan. See color, newness, youth, credulity. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Of the color green] Syn. greenish, virid, virescent. Hues of green include: emerald …   English dictionary for students

  • green greenish light-green dark-green — colorful colorful adj. 1. having striking color. Opposite of {colorless}. Note: [Narrower terms: {changeable, chatoyant, iridescent, shot}; {deep, rich}; {flaming}; {fluorescent, glowing}; {prismatic}; {psychedelic}; {red, ruddy, flushed,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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