jade green

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n jade green a light green color varying from bluish green to yellowish green
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Usage

In literature:

Great green jade jars contained nothing but uncut gems.
"Athelstane Ford" by Allen Upward
Often there is a green which can only be matched by jade or emerald.
"The Heart of Nature" by Francis Younghusband
It was rather a unique little knife, with a green jade handle, and the initials A.
"Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker" by Marguerite Bryant
Lastly she put on the blue-green costume, with the turquoise and jade embroidery.
"The Dust Flower" by Basil King
Eerie jade-green and white-gold, the phosphorus shone in the starlight.
"Mr. Wicker's Window" by Carley Dawson
With the speed of the hunted, Hero Giles bounded forward, taking three and four steps at a stride, his jade green cloak snapping out behind.
"Astounding Stories, March, 1931" by Various
They were above a long room whose walls were tinted jade green.
"The People of the Crater" by Andrew North
A little later I picked up a green stone that looked like jade, through it was not so clear.
"The Frontier Boys in the Grand Canyon" by Wyn Roosevelt
No, he was green jade all over and only had this one eye.
"One-Act Plays" by Various
Round his neck is a chain of pale green jade, and his hands are like withered leaves.
"The Pearl Story Book" by Various
A perceptible coolness invaded the carriage that night, and when Trent awakened in the morning he looked out upon jade-green hills.
"Caravans By Night" by Harry Hervey
Eagerly they examined the jade green trinket.
"Voice from the Cave" by Mildred A. Wirt
Round his neck is a chain of pale green jade, and his hands are withered leaves.
"Oscar Wilde" by Arthur Ransome
There were the four beads and half a bead and the green jade leaves.
"The Mandarin's Fan" by Fergus Hume
It was late in the afternoon when Ingleby, who led two jaded pack-horses, limped into the Green River canyon.
"Delilah of the Snows" by Harold Bindloss
Round his neck is a chain of pale green jade, and his hands are like withered leaves.
"The Silent Readers" by William D. Lewis
She had long Oriental eyes of jade green.
"Anthony Trent, Master Criminal" by Wyndham Martyn
The throne was carved out of a gigantic block of pale-green jade that was smooth and polished like ice.
"The Dreamer of Dreams" by Marie, Queen of Roumania
The sunlight painted oblongs of gold upon the jade-green carpet.
"The Drunkard" by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
They are of green jade.
"Five Plays" by Edward John Dunsany
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In poetry:

Yellow foam of breaking waves
On a jade-green sea;
Brown junks and brown sails
Windward and lee.
"The Fishing Fleet" by Lincoln Colcord
I WATCH swift pictures flash and fade
On the closed curtains of my eyes,--
A bit of river green as jade
Under green skies;
"I Watch Swift Pictures" by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
And emeralds, and sunset-hearted opals,
And Asian marble, veined
With scarlet flame, and cool green jade, and moonstones
Misty and azure-stained;
"Colour" by Dorothea Mackellar
Under the rose-tree's dancing shade
There stands a little ivory girl,
Pulling the leaves of pink and pearl
With pale green nails of polished jade.
"Le Panneau" by Oscar Wilde
With pale green nails of polished jade,
Pulling the leaves of pink and pearl,
There stands a little ivory girl
Under the rose-tree's dancing shade.
"Le Panneau" by Oscar Wilde
The evening sky was as green as Jade,
As Emerald turf by Lotus lake,
Behind the Kafila far she strayed,
(The Pearls are lost if the Necklace break!)
"Feroza" by Laurence Hope

In news:

You can never tell what the next "hot" nail polish will be - unless of course, you're Karl Lagerfeld, who successfully started frenzies for black, jade green, and brownish purple, thanks to his Chanel runway manicures.
Jade Monk green tea powder sachet.
The deep-tanned Rusic, a mother-of-two, wore a jade green bikini which complemented her fat-free form in Miami Beach on Sunday.
Her eyes are a vivid green and so we named her Jade .
Overnight Labels printed a new label for Jade Monk 's Stone Ground Matcha Green Tea Powder using flexography 175LPI, a printing process that uses a flexible relief palate to print on non-pourous substrates like food and beverage packaging.
Becky Green with Hair Studio puts the final touches on Jade Hoffman's freshly painted manicure Monday eving during the annual Pamper You Boutique at the YMCA.
The creator of the iconic jade green clay humanoid, Gumby, and his faithful equine companion, Pokey, Clokey was among the very first animators to combine clay figures with stop motion , which he first did with a short film in 1953.
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