Green Bay

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noun

an arm of Lake Michigan, in NE Wisconsin. 120 miles (195 km) long.
a port in E Wisconsin at the S end of this bay.

Origin of Green Bay

An Americanism dating back to 1810–20
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Historical Examples of green bay

  • The jolly piratical seaman did finely and flourished, green-bay like, in the sight of men.

    Greenwich Village

    Anna Alice Chapin