Definition of Bottle green

1. Noun. Dark to moderate or greyish green.

Generic synonyms: Green, Greenness, Viridity

Definition of Bottle green

1. Noun. A dark green colour, like that of some wine bottles. ¹

2. Adjective. Of a dark green colour, like that of some wine bottles. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bottle Green

bottle bill
bottle brush
bottle brushes
bottle cap
bottle caps
bottle cell
bottle collection
bottle crate
bottle crates
bottle feeding
bottle gentian
bottle glorifier
bottle glorifiers
bottle gourd
bottle green (current term)
bottle opener
bottle openers
bottle out
bottle screw
bottle sedge
bottle service
bottle shop
bottle shops
bottle sling
bottle slings
bottle top
bottle tops
bottle tree
bottle up

Literary usage of Bottle green

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Analyst (1877)
"The specimen remains grey, tinged with green, bottle green, or yellowish. Sometimes (black elder) it acquires a lilac tint, which almost immediately ..."

2. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1901)
"... except in the color of the back, which in the new form is bottle-green, without a trace of the pale bronzy-green of the same part in P. ..."

3. My First Holiday; Or, Letters Home from Colorado, Utah, and California. by Caroline Wells Healey Dall (1881)
"... struggle with a friend who always insisted on buying scarlet cloth when he was sent for bottle- green, as the scarlet always came of finer quality ! ..."

4. Carpentry and Building (1905)
"... the body of the work being Colonial yellow, trim, including water table, corner boards, casings, bands and veranda posts, of bottle green ; the blinds ..."

5. Foods: Their Composition and Analysis: A Manual for the Use of Analytical by Alexander Wynter Blyth (1896)
"The filtrate changes to bottle-green, or reddish-green. ... The filtrate is clear bottle-green. A sample treated with sodium carbonate (as atC. ..."

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