What does verdant mean?

Definitions for verdant
ˈvɜr dntver·dant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. verdantadjective

    characterized by abundance of verdure

Wiktionary

  1. verdantadjective

    Green in colour.

    Etymology: From verdoyant, from verb verdier, verdoier, from vert, from *, from viridis.

  2. verdantadjective

    Abundant in verdure.

    Etymology: From verdoyant, from verb verdier, verdoier, from vert, from *, from viridis.

  3. verdantadjective

    Fresh.

    Etymology: From verdoyant, from verb verdier, verdoier, from vert, from *, from viridis.

  4. verdantadjective

    A Symbol of Environmentalism.

    i.e. Verdant Magazine, Verdant Living, & Verdant Power all promote sustainability and living green

    Etymology: From verdoyant, from verb verdier, verdoier, from vert, from *, from viridis.

  5. verdantadjective

    Inexperienced.

    a verdant youth from the interior of Connecticut

    Etymology: From verdoyant, from verb verdier, verdoier, from vert, from *, from viridis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Verdantadjective

    covered with growing plants or grass; green; fresh; flourishing; as, verdant fields; a verdant lawn

    Etymology: [F. verdoyant, p. pr. of verdoyer to be verdant, to grow green, OF. verdoier, verdeier, fr. verd, vert, green, fr. L. viridis green, fr. virere to be green: cf. OF. verdant verdant, L. viridans, p. pr. of viridare to make green. Cf. Farthingale, Verjuice, Vert.]

  2. Verdantadjective

    unripe in knowledge or judgment; unsophisticated; raw; green; as, a verdant youth

    Etymology: [F. verdoyant, p. pr. of verdoyer to be verdant, to grow green, OF. verdoier, verdeier, fr. verd, vert, green, fr. L. viridis green, fr. virere to be green: cf. OF. verdant verdant, L. viridans, p. pr. of viridare to make green. Cf. Farthingale, Verjuice, Vert.]

Freebase

  1. Verdant

    Verdant is an unincorporated community in Imperial County, California. It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 2.5 miles west-southwest of Calipatria, at an elevation of 197 feet below sea level.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Verdant

    vė#x117;r′dant, adj. green: fresh (as grass or foliage): flourishing: inexperienced: ignorant.—n. Ver′dancy.—adv. Ver′dantly.—ns. Ver′derer, -or, an officer in the old English royal forests who had charge of the vert (q.v.); Ver′dūre, greenness: freshness of growth.—v.t. to cover with verdure.—adjs. Ver′dūred; Ver′dūreless; Ver′dūrous. [Fr. verdoyant—L. viridans, -antis, pr.p. of viridāre, to grow green—viridis, green—virēre, to be green.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of verdant in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of verdant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of verdant in a Sentence

  1. Architect Gary Beyerl:

    By extending the plant zone up the vertical surfaces of an urban space, you can make a lot of visual greenery work to your advantage, i’ve got a verdant environment even though it’s tiny.

Images & Illustrations of verdant

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