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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A shade of green tinged with yellow adj. - Of something having the yellowish green color of a certain liqueur.

Usage examples (33)
  • Mass plants with chartreuse leaves and blooms as a backdrop to other plants.
  • Ilike the marabou-tailed Foxee jigs by Blue Fox, in chartreuse, 1/16 - and1/8-ounce sizes.
  • The leaves were just out, and his father had captured the delicate early green, chartreuse, that is gone in a week.
  • In my book chartreuse is only second best. for more
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