Definition of verdant adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈvɜːdnt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɜːrdnt//
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(of grass, plants, fields, etc.) fresh and green Word Origin late 16th cent.: perhaps from Old French verdeant, present participle of verdoier ‘be green’, based on Latin viridis ‘green’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: verdant