HyperDic: greens

English > 1 sense of the word greens:
NOUNfoodgreens, green, leafy vegetableany of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables
greens > pronunciation
Soundsgriy'nz
Rhymesjeans ... teens: 9 rhymes with iynz...
English > greens: 1 sense > noun 1, food
MeaningAny of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables.
Synonymsgreen, leafy vegetable
NarrowerFrench sorrelgreens / greens having small tart oval to pointed leaves
beet greenyoung / young leaves of the beetroot
chard, Swiss chard, spinach beet, leaf beetlong succulent whitish stalks with large green leaves
chop-suey greenssucculent and aromatic young dark green leaves used in Chinese and Vietnamese and Japanese cooking
dandelion greenedible leaves of the common dandelion collected from the wild
lamb's-quarter, pigweed, wild spinachleaves collected from the wild
salad green, salad greensgreens suitable for eating uncooked as in salads
sorrel, common sorrellarge sour-tasting arrowhead-shaped leaves used in salads and sauces
spinachdark green leaves
sproutA newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed)
turnip greenstender leaves of young / young white turnips
wild spinachleafy greens / greens collected from the wild and used as a substitute for spinach
Broadervegetable, veggie, vegedible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
Spanishhortaliza, verdura, verduras
Catalanhortalissa, verdura

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