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greenery Syllabification: green·er·y
Pronunciation: /ˈɡrēnərē/

Definition of greenery in English:


Green foliage, growing plants, or vegetation.
Example sentences
  • The new practice will be built around a glass central courtyard, which will be planted with shrubs and greenery.
  • Tidy up winter containers by deadheading violas and cyclamen and removing dead leaves from ivy and other greenery.
  • Lizards with bright blue tails scuttled out of our way, taking cover among the thorn bushes and cactus that were the only greenery.

Words that rhyme with greenery

beanery, bicentenary, catenary, centenary, deanery, machinery, plenary, scenery, senary, septenary
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