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green-light

verb (used with object), green·-light·ed or green·-lit, green·-light·ing.
  1. to give permission to proceed; authorize: The renovation project was green-lighted by the board of directors.
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  • They ran through a series of green-lit chambers, traversed a broad hall, and halted before a giant bronze door.

    Red Nails

    Robert E. Howard

  • Sword in hand, he hurried noiselessly on through a maze of green-lit or shadowy rooms and halls.

    Red Nails

    Robert E. Howard