Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.


The quality or condition of being green, especially as manifested in vegetation.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


1. (Colours) the quality or state of being green; greenness; verdancy
2. innocence, youth, or freshness
[C15: from Latin viriditās, from viridis green]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(vəˈrɪd ɪ ti)

1. greenness; verdure.
2. youth; inexperience.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Latin viriditās=viridi(s) green + -tās -ty2]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.viridity - green color or pigmentviridity - green color or pigment; resembling the color of growing grass
greenishness - the property of being somewhat green
sea green - the property of a moderate green color resembling the waters of the sea
sage green - the color of sage leaves
bottle green - dark to moderate or greyish green
chrome green - a brilliant green color
emerald - the green color of an emerald
olive green, olive-green - a color that is lighter and greener than olive
pea green, yellow green, yellowish green, chartreuse, Paris green - a shade of green tinged with yellow
blue green, bluish green, teal - a blue-green color or pigment; "they painted it a light shade of bluish green"
jade green, jade - a light green color varying from bluish green to yellowish green
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Ormat expanded its operations to provide Solar, energy storage and energy management solutions, by leveraging its core capabilities and global presence as well as through its Viridity Energy Solutions Inc.
Ormat Technologies announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Viridity Energy Solutions, Inc., a leading battery storage, distributed generation, demand response, and energy management solution provider expects to start construction of two 20MW/20MWh utility scale, in-front-of-the-meter battery energy storage systems located in Plumsted Township and Alpha, New Jersey.
(NYSE: ORA) has closed its acquisition of substantially all of the business and assets of US-based demand response, energy management and storage specialist Viridity Energy, Inc., the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 16, 2017-Ormat Technologies Closes Acquisition of Energy Management Specialist Viridity
Zibelman was the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Office of the PJM Power Pool and Founder, past President and Chief Executive Officer of Viridity Energy, Inc., which she formed after more than 25 years of electric utility industry leadership experience in both the public and private sectors.
Green symbolises peace and viridity, inducing affectionate, peaceful, and pleasant perceptions.
For instance, Schneider Electric's acquisition of Viridity has enabled the company to integrate technology into software solutions that allow channel partners to identify and eliminate areas where customers are wasting energy in their power infrastructures, resulting in a major reduction in consumption costs.
International Resource News-April 4, 2013--GDF SUEZ Energy signs contract with Viridity Energy(C)1994-2013 ENPublishing -
Oberoi comes to Red Hat from Viridity Software, a data centre infrastructure management start-up, where he served as president and CEO, doubling new customers every consecutive quarter in 2011, and seeing the company's flagship product through its recent acquisition by Schneider Electric.
Chair: Eunice Hameyie, Member, Viridity Energy, Inc., Philadelphia, PA