verdure

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ver·dure

 (vûr′jər)
n.
1.
a. The lush greenness of flourishing vegetation.
b. Vigorous greenery.
2. A fresh or flourishing condition: the verdure of childhood.

[Middle English, from Old French, from verd, green, from Latin viridis.]

ver′dur·ous adj.
ver′dur·ous·ness n.

verdure

(ˈvɜːdʒə)
n
1. flourishing green vegetation or its colour
2. a condition of freshness or healthy growth
[C14: from Old French verd green, from Latin viridis]
ˈverdured adj
ˈverdurous adj

ver•dure

(ˈvɜr dʒər)

n.
1. greenness, esp. of fresh, flourishing vegetation.
2. green vegetation, esp. grass or herbage.
3. freshness in general; flourishing condition; vigor.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Middle French, =verd green (see vert) + -ure -ure]
ver′dured, ver′dur•ous adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.verdure - green foliageverdure - green foliage        
foliage, leaf, leafage - the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
2.verdure - the lush appearance of flourishing vegetationverdure - the lush appearance of flourishing vegetation
profuseness, profusion, richness, cornucopia - the property of being extremely abundant; "the profusion of detail"; "the idiomatic richness of English"
Translations

verdure

[ˈvɜːdjʊəʳ] Nverdor m

verdure

n (liter) (= colour)sattes Grün; (= vegetation)reiche Flora (geh)