Definition of Greenness

1. Noun. The lush appearance of flourishing vegetation.

Exact synonyms: Verdancy, Verdure
Generic synonyms: Cornucopia, Profuseness, Profusion, Richness
Derivative terms: Verdant



2. Noun. The state of not being ripe.
Generic synonyms: Immatureness, Immaturity
Derivative terms: Green
Antonyms: Ripeness

3. Noun. Green color or pigment; resembling the color of growing grass.

Definition of Greenness

1. n. The quality of being green; viridity; verdancy; as, the greenness of grass, or of a meadow.

Definition of Greenness

1. Noun. The state or quality of being green. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Greenness

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Medical Definition of Greenness

1. 1. The quality of being green; viridity; verdancy; as, the greenness of grass, or of a meadow. 2. Freshness; vigor; newness. 3. Immaturity; unripeness; as, the greenness of fruit; inexperience; as, the greenness of youth. Origin: AS. Gr?nnes. See Green Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Greenness

greenlighted
greenlighting
greenlights
greenling
greenlings
greenlit
greenly
greenmail
greenmailed
greenmailer
greenmailers
greenmailing
greenmails
greenmarket
greenmarkets
greenness
greennesses
greenockite
greenockites
greenroom
greenrooms
greens
greensand
greensands
greenscreen
greenscreens
greenshank
greenshanks
greenshirt
greensick

Literary usage of Greenness

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1. The Nature of Truth: An Essay by Harold Henry Joachim (1906)
"The same greenness is united, in the two cases, by two relations (each precisely ... The same greenness and ' precisely and numerically the same' relations ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"One of the forms of greenness to which oysters are subject is due to the presence of copper, and appears to be damaging to the quality of the oyster, ..."

3. Letters of Sarah Orne Jewett by Sarah Orne Jewett (1911)
"ness,. the greenness, the birds that sing and the droning bells. Well, when you wish to give me a happy moment of the sweetest remembrance, ..."

4. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1837)
"They are all that have kept me pure — morally pure — when, to the world, I seemed like a blasted tree, without greenness or branches. THE DYING TEAR. ..."

5. The Theological and Literary Journal (1850)
"... The moss of old age be thy livery now; But much still survives which has justly endeared thee; Some greenness still graces each gently bent bough. ..."

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