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chartreuse definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: of something having the yellowish green color of Chartreuse liqueur n
1: aromatic green or yellow liqueur flavored with orange peel and hyssop and peppermint oils; made at monastery near Grenoble, France
2: a shade of green tinged with yellow [syn: yellow green, yellowish green, chartreuse, Paris green, pea green]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Chartreuse Date: 1884 a variable color averaging a brilliant yellow green

Merriam Webster's

trademark used for a usually green or yellow liqueur

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. 1 a pale green or yellow liqueur of brandy and aromatic herbs etc. 2 the pale yellow or pale green colour of this. 3 a dish of fruit enclosed in jelly etc. Etymology: La Grande Chartreuse (Carthusian monastery near Grenoble)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Chartreuse Char`treuse", n. [F.] 1. A Carthusian monastery; esp. La Grande Chartreuse, mother house of the order, in the mountains near Grenoble, France. 2. An alcoholic cordial, distilled from aromatic herbs; -- made at La Grande Chartreuse.

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aestival, beryl-green, berylline, blue-green, bluish-green, chloranemic, chlorine, chlorotic, citrine, citrinous, emerald, foliaged, glaucescent, glaucous, glaucous-green, grassy, green, green as grass, green-blue, greenish, greenish-blue, greenish-yellow, greensick, holly, ivy, ivy-green, leafy, leaved, olivaceous, olive, olive-green, porraceous, smaragdine, springlike, summerlike, summery, verdant, verdurous, vernal, vernant, vert, virescent, yellowish-green




 


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