Vertalingen green EN>NL

1 of the colour of growing grass or the leaves of most plants: “a green hat.”

2 not ripe: “green bananas.”
groen, onrijp

3 without experience: “Only someone as green as you would believe a story like that.”

4 looking as if one is about to be sick; very pale: “He was green with envy (= very jealous).”
groen (scheel) zien van afgunst

1 the colour of grass or the leaves of plants: “the green of the trees in summer.”

2 something (eg paint) green in colour: “I've used up all my green.”
groene verf

3 an area of grass: “a village green.”

4 an area of grass on a golf course with a small hole in the centre.

5 concerned with the protection of the environment: “green issues”
milieu-; de groenen

'greenish (Bijvoeglijk naamwoord)

close to green: “a greenish dress.”
groenig, groenachtig

greens (noun plural)

green vegetables: “Children are often told that they must eat their greens.”

'greenfly (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

a type of small, green insect: “The leaves of this rose tree have been eaten by greenfly.”

'greengage (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

a greenish-yellow type of plum.

'greengrocer (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

a person who sells fruit and vegetables.
groenteboer, groenteman

'greenhouse (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

a building usually of glass, in which plants are grown.

'greenhouse effect (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

(singular) the gradual heating of the atmosphere caused by air pollution which traps energy from the sun.

the green light

permission to begin: “We can't start until he gives us the green light.”
het groene licht
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Overige bronnen
to green groen maken (ww.) ; groen worden (ww.) ; groenen (ww.)
the greenhet grasveld ; het gazon ; het grasperk ; het lover ; het loof ; het gebladerte
green (bijv.naamw.) groen (bijv.naamw.) ; groenkleurig (bijv.naamw.) ; groengekleurd (bijv.naamw.)
green meent ; brink

Bronnen: KNNV Botanical glossary interglot KNNV
EN: chromatic
EN: common
EN: dark-green
EN: fertile
EN: grassy
EN: greenish
EN: inexpert
EN: innocent
EN: leafy
EN: light-green

Uitdrukkingen en gezegdes
EN: greenold age NL: krasse oude dag
EN: green eye NL: jaloezie, 'schele ogen'
EN: greens NL: (blad)groente(n)
EN: in the green of his youth NL: in de bloei van zijn jeugd
EN: do you see any green in my eye? NL: zie je me voor (zo) onnozel aan?
EN: give a person the green (light) NL: iemand verlof geven om te beginnen, door te gaan
EN: green wave NL: 'groene golf', ononderbroken verkeersstroom