Definition of green-collar in English:

green-collar

Syllabification: green-col·lar

adjective

  • Denoting or relating to employment concerned with products and services designed to improve the quality of the environment: green-collar jobs
    More example sentences
    • President Obama has set aside more than $90 billion in the new stimulus bill to create what are being called green collar jobs.
    • We're going to find out what he says about green collar jobs.
    • There is also the chance to create tens of thousands of new green collar jobs.

Origin

on the pattern of white-collar and blue-collar.

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