green stuff

See synonyms for green stuff on
  1. paper money.

Origin of green stuff

An Americanism dating back to 1950–55

Words Nearby green stuff Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use green stuff in a sentence

  • He milked one of the cows, and gathering some green stuff in the garden started back with the team and the sleds.

  • My brother said, "You might as well plant seeds on the seashore," but we did plant them and I never had seen such green stuff.

  • The fields were cultivated with wheat and green stuff, and here and there patches filled with the round tea bushes.

    A Journal from Japan | Marie Carmichael Stopes
  • Then quite unexpectedly she picked him up and set him on the table among the waves of green stuff.

  • Pigeons and canaries live almost entirely on grains and seeds, but like a little green stuff occasionally.

    Our Domestic Birds | John H. Robinson

British Dictionary definitions for greenstuff


/ (ˈɡriːnˌstʌf) /

  1. green vegetables, such as cabbage or lettuce

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