Definition of ungreen in English:

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ungreen

Pronunciation: /ˌənˈɡrēn/

adjective

1(Of a product or practice) harmful to the environment; not ecologically acceptable: an ungreen commercial development
More example sentences
  • The first task, then, is to pinpoint the principal reason for France's ‘ungreen’ reputation, and to show why this reputation rests on a fundamental misconception.
  • So, if Apple is one of the ‘most ungreen tech companies,’ where's the evidence?
  • It really is probably the second most ungreen vehicle on the planet.
1.1(Of a person or organization) not supporting protection of the environment.

Derivatives

ungreenly

adverb
Example sentences
  • The problem is that whatever I consume greenly or ungreenly constitutes a bite out of the earth's resources.
  • The reason why I say this, is because I think it is tough to support a cause when its spokesperson lives rather ungreenly.

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Syllabification: un·green

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