greenlight(redirected from Greenlighting)
green·lightor green-light (grēn′līt′)
tr.v. green·light·ed or green·lit (-lĭt′), green·light·ing, green·lights or green-light·ed or green-lit or green-light·ing or green-lights Informal
To give permission to proceed with: "[He] commissioned the pilot that became 'Captain Kangaroo' and greenlighted the series" (Variety).
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Past participle: greenlighted
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