Part of speech: adjective

Somewhat green.

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Usage examples "greenish":

  1. The rank vegetation was about three feet high and of a greenish red color. - "The Planet Mars and its Inhabitants A Psychic Revelation", Eros Urides and J. L. Kennon.
  2. Heartwood light brown, often tinged with red, sapwood yellowish or greenish white, compact structure, fibres interlaced. - "Seasoning of Wood", Joseph B. Wagner.
  3. This is based upon the formerly universal use of blown glass for windows, in which glass the constant recurrence of the greenish, and barely more than semi- transparent bull's eyes, so much distorted the view that it was unsafe for a spectator through glass to pledge his oath to what he saw going on outside. - "Folklore as an Historical Science", George Laurence Gomme.