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green

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adjective
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adjective
1 adjective colour of grass, trees, plants etc glas adj1  c m uuaine  c m uit's green tá sé glas, tá dath glas airthe plant turned green d'éirigh an planda glas, tháinig dath glas ar an bplandashe wore a green dress bhí gúna uaine uirthihe has green eyes tá súile glasa aigebright green gléghlas, uainedark green dúghlaslight green glas éadrom, gealuainepale green bánghlas, fionnghlas 2 adjective ECOL designed to protect the environmentglas adj1  c m ugreen energy fuinneamh glas
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3 adjective ECOL concerned with protection of environmentglas adj1  c m utimpeallachta  c m ugreen issues saincheisteanna glasa 4 adjective HORT, AGR very youngglas adj1  c m u 5 adjective FOOD not ripeglas adj1  c m ugreen tomatoes trátaí glasa 6 adjective feeling sickglas adj1  c m uhe turned green tháinig drochlí air 7 adjective inexperiencedglas adj1  c m u
noun
8 noun similar to the colour of grass and leavesglas masc1  c m uuaine fem4  c m ushe was dressed in green bhí sí gléasta in éadaí glasa, bhí sí gléasta in éadaí uainebright green gléghlas, uainedark green dúghlaslight green glas éadrom, gealuainepale green bánghlas 9 noun colour of grass and leavesglas masc1  c m u 10 (also Green) noun POL supporter of Green PartyGlasach masc1  c m uthe Greens na Glasaigh 11 noun large area of grass in village etcfaiche fem4  c m uplásóg fem2 12 noun GOLF area around holeplásóg fem2 13 noun SPOR playing area (bowls)faiche fem4  c m uréileán masc1  c m u
verb
14 verb become green due to growth of grass etc INTRANSITIVEéirigh glas VPglasaigh verb  c m u 15 verb AGR make area green by planting trees etc TRANSITIVEglasaigh verb  c m u 16 verb ECOL, POL implement green policies TRANSITIVEglasaigh verb  c m u
phrases

as green as grass

1 same colour as grasschomh glas leis an bhféar 2 very innocent and naiveglasaren't you green! nach leamh atá do cheann ort!

green with envy

ite ag an éad

to have green fingers

(also

have a green thumb

) (US) HORTbua na garraíodóireachta a bheith agat

to look for greener pastures

(also

seek greener pastures

) triall ar fhéar glas na gcnoc i bhfad uait

Green

adjective POLGlasach  c m una nGlasach → see green

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