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ev·er·green

 (ĕv′ər-grēn′)
adj.
1. Having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year.
2. Perennially fresh or interesting; enduring.
3. Automatically renewed or repeatedly made valid: a contractual evergreen clause.
n.
1. A tree, shrub, or plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year.
2. evergreens Twigs or branches of evergreen plants used as decoration.
3. Something that remains perennially fresh, interesting, or well liked.

evergreen

(ˈɛvəˌɡriːn)
adj
1. (Botany) (of certain trees and shrubs) bearing foliage throughout the year; continually shedding and replacing leaves. Compare deciduous
2. remaining fresh and vital
n
(Botany) an evergreen tree or shrub

ev•er•green

(ˈɛv ərˌgrin)

adj.
1. (of trees, shrubs, etc.) having green leaves throughout the year, the old foliage shedding only after the new has completely formed.
n.
2. an evergreen plant.
3. evergreens, evergreen branches used for decoration.
[1545–55]

ev·er·green

(ĕv′ər-grēn′)
Adjective
Having green leaves or needles all year. Compare deciduous.
Noun
An evergreen tree, shrub, or plant, such as the pine, holly, or rhododendron.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.evergreen - a plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the yearevergreen - a plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year
tracheophyte, vascular plant - green plant having a vascular system: ferns, gymnosperms, angiosperms
Adj.1.evergreen - (of plants and shrubs) bearing foliage throughout the year
plant life, flora, plant - (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
deciduous - (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the growing season
Translations
دائِم الخُضْرَهشَجَرَه دائِمَة الخُضْرَه
det at være stedsegrønstedsegrøn
örökzöld
sígrænnsígrænt tré
neopadavý ihličnatý stromvždyzelený
yapraklarını dökmeyenyapraklarını dökmeyen ağaç/bitki

evergreen

[ˈevəgriːn]
A. ADJ
1. [tree, shrub] → de hoja perenne
2. [memory] → imperecedero; [song] → clásico, de toda la vida
B. N (= tree) → árbol m de hoja perenne; (= plant) → planta f de hoja perenne
C. CPD evergreen oak Nencina f

evergreen

[ˈɛvərgriːn]
adj [shrub, plant] → à feuilles persistantes

evergreen

adj trees, shrubs, leavesimmergrün; (fig) topicimmer aktuell

evergreen

[ˈɛvəˌgriːn] adj & nsempreverde (m or f)

ever

(ˈevə) adverb
1. at any time. Nobody ever visits us; She hardly ever writes; Have you ever ridden on an elephant?; If I ever / If ever I see him again I shall get my revenge; better than ever; the brightest star they had ever seen.
2. always; continually. They lived happily ever after; I've known her ever since she was a baby.
3. used for emphasis. The new doctor is ever so gentle; What ever shall I do?
ever-
always; continually. the ever-increasing traffic.
ˈevergreen adjective
(of trees etc) having green leaves all the year round. Holly is evergreen.
noun
an evergreen tree. Firs and pines are evergreens.
everˈlasting adjective
endless; continual; unchanging. I'm tired of your everlasting grumbles; everlasting life/flowers.
ˌeverˈlastingly adverb
ˌeverˈmore adverb
for all time. He said that he would love her (for) evermore.
for ever / forˈever adverb
1. continually. He was forever looking at this watch.
2. for all time. I'll love you for ever (and ever).
References in classic literature ?
The coarse evergreen color of the small fir trees scattered here and there among the birches was an unpleasant reminder of winter.
The stables, partly screened by Austrian pines and evergreen oaks, and fitted with every late appliance, were as dignified as Chapels-of-Ease.
They were now loath to let her go, for, "If the fairies see you," they warned her, "they will mischief you, stab you to death or compel you to nurse their children or turn you into something tedious, like an evergreen oak.
But these and many other unpleasant additions to the view were unseen by the delighted Elizabeth, who, as the horses moved down the side of the mountain, saw only in gross the cluster of houses that lay like a map at her feet; the fifty smokes that were curling from the valley to the clouds; the frozen lake as it lay imbedded in mountains of evergreen, with the long shadows of the pines on its white surface, lengthening in the setting sun; the dark ribbon of water that gushed from the outlet and was winding its way toward the distant Chesapeake—the altered, though still remembered, scenes of her child hood.
Then I came to a long thicket of these oaklike trees-- live, or evergreen, oaks, I heard afterwards they should be called--which grew low along the sand like brambles, the boughs curiously twisted, the foliage compact, like thatch.
Spring's pages are written in Mayflowers and violets, summer's in roses, autumn's in red maple leaves, and winter in holly and evergreen.
Hedges of evergreen or of yellow roses bordered the broad highway and the farms showed the care of their industrious inhabitants.
Marrable, and Miss Marrable; Evergreen Lodge, Clifton.
Annual and perennial plants, deciduous and evergreen trees, plants inhabiting different stations and fitted for extremely different climates, can often be crossed with ease.
I have already mentioned the sombre and dull character of the evergreen forests, [3] in which two or three species of trees grow, to the exclusion of all others.
On the contrary, I like it very much, dear," looking from the dusty rosary to the well-worn little book, and the lovely picture with its garland of evergreen.
They dwelt in a fussy, scroll-work house, painted white and buried in thick evergreens, with a fussy white fence and barn.