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Greedily

ˈɡriːdɪli

Meanings of Greedily:

adverb

In a way that shows an excessive desire or appetite for food.

Usage examples:

We greedily devoured the hors d'oeuvres

Greediness

ˈɡriː.di.nəs

Meanings of Greediness:

noun

The quality of wanting a lot more food, money, etc. than you need

Usage examples:

My family can't understand why i might need to eat more, and tell me it's greediness., the smuggler…

Meanings of Greedy:

adjective

Having an excessive desire or appetite for food.

Usage examples:

He's scoffed the lot, the greedy pig

Greedy-guts

ˈɡriː.di ˌɡʌts

Meanings of Greedy-guts:

noun

Someone who eats too much

Meanings of Greedyguts:

noun

A greedy person.

Usage examples:

She's such a greedy guts—no wonder she's got such a big belly

Greegree

ˈɡriːɡriː

Meanings of Greegree:

noun

An african or caribbean charm or amulet.

Usage examples:

Most of the time, this was how her love potions and gris-gris worked, which is apparently 100% of t…

Meanings of Greek:

adjective

Relating to greece, its people, or their language.

Usage examples:

I found that my local public library has a half-dozen greek language programs with cassette tapes a…
noun

A native or inhabitant of modern greece, or a person of greek descent.

Usage examples:

The ancient macedonians were considered non-greek but are claimed as co-nationals by the modern gre…

Greeks

ɡriːk

Meanings of Greeks:

noun

A native or inhabitant of modern greece, or a person of greek descent.

Usage examples:

The ancient macedonians were considered non-greek but are claimed as co-nationals by the modern gre…
adjective

Relating to greece, its people, or their language.

Usage examples:

I found that my local public library has a half-dozen greek language programs with cassette tapes a…

Meanings of Green:

adjective

Of the colour between blue and yellow in the spectrum; coloured like grass or emeralds.

Usage examples:

Her flashing green eyes
noun

Green colour or pigment.

Usage examples:

Major roads are marked in green
verb

Make or become green in colour.

Usage examples:

The roof was greening with lichen

Meanings of Green around the gills:

phrase

(of a person) looking or feeling unwell or nauseous.

Usage examples:

I will come out probably green about the gills and may even be sick.
idiom

To look ill and pale

Usage examples:

Some of the passengers looked kind of green around the gills after the trip!

Meanings of Green-belt:

noun

An area of land surrounding a city where building is not usually allowed

Usage examples:

London's green belt, this is the first review of greenbelt policy since 1985.

Meanings of Green-light:

noun

A traffic signal with the green part lit as a signal that it is safe to go

Usage examples:

Wait for the green light before crossing the street., the developers were given a green light to go…

Meanings of Green-with-envy:

idiom

Wishing very much that you had what someone else has

Usage examples:

When i heard about his new job i was green with envy.

Meanings of Greenable:

adjective

Capable of being made green.

Meanings of Greenage:

noun

A fee charged for use of or admission to a bowling green.

Meanings of Greenback:

noun

A dollar bill; a dollar.

Usage examples:

He's worth a boatload of greenbacks

Meanings of Greenbacker:

noun

A member of the greenback party.

Meanings of Greenbackism:

noun

The principles of the greenback party; advocacy of these principles.

Greenbacks

ˈɡriːn.bæk

Meanings of Greenbacks:

noun

A dollar bill; a dollar.

Usage examples:

He's worth a boatload of greenbacks

Greenbelt

ˈɡriːn ˌbelt

Meanings of Greenbelt:

noun

An area of open land around a city, on which building is restricted.

Usage examples:

Darlington should preserve its green belt

Meanings of Greenbottle:

noun

A metallic green fly which sometimes lays eggs in wounds on sheep or other animals.

Usage examples:

Blowflies, such as greenbottles and bluebottles, are attracted to your rabbit and its housing by th…

Meanings of Greenbul:

noun

An african bulbul (songbird) with an olive-green back.

Usage examples:

The pycnonotidae (bulbuls and greenbuls) comprise approximately 130 species and are widely distribu…

Meanings of Greened:

verb

Make or become green in colour.

Usage examples:

The roof was greening with lichen
adjective

Of the colour between blue and yellow in the spectrum; coloured like grass or emeralds.

Usage examples:

Her flashing green eyes
noun

Green colour or pigment.

Usage examples:

Major roads are marked in green

Greener

ɡriːn

Meanings of Greener:

noun

A type of shotgun.

Usage examples:

A twelve-gauge greener
adjective

Of the colour between blue and yellow in the spectrum; coloured like grass or emeralds.

Usage examples:

Her flashing green eyes

Greenery

ˈɡriː.nər.i

Meanings of Greenery:

noun

Green foliage, growing plants, or vegetation.

Usage examples:

The new practice will be built around a glass central courtyard, which will be planted with shrubs …

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