Definition of bottle green in English:

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bottle green

Pronunciation: /ˈbädl ɡrēn/


A dark shade of green.
Example sentences
  • And when did the Irish switch from emerald green to bottle green?
  • In my surprised state I noted that his lime green hair matched my bottle green carpet perfectly.
  • The famous problem of insufficient bottle-green uniforms for the first of the new men resulted in the name that stuck, even among themselves: the Black and Tans.

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Syllabification: bot·tle green

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