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forest green

  1. Lincoln green.
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Origin of forest green

First recorded in 1800–10
Related formsfor·est-green, adjective
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Historical Examples of forest green

  • And the man in forest-green whipcord, well, he could have been just an hallucination.

    Cat and Mouse

    Ralph Williams

  • The screens can be covered with forest-green burlap or cheesecloth.

  • He watched the two silent black men lug in the naked body of Sordello, and he pointed to a forest-green divan beside the pool.

  • He was dressed in a dark cerise tunic with particolored hose and forest-green boots with pointed toes.