green stuff


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green stuff

Fig. money; U.S. paper money. I've run out of green stuff. Can you loan me a few bucks?
See also: green, stuff

green stuff

verb
See green
See also: green, stuff
References in classic literature ?
Anne, sitting on the stone step with her lap full of a pale, filmy, green stuff, looked up rather blankly.
Old Nanny had grown all of a sudden a young and pretty maiden; but her robe was still the same green stuff with white flowers, which she had worn before.
He also admired another that came in composed of fair young maidens, none of whom seemed to be under fourteen or over eighteen years of age, all clad in green stuff, with their locks partly braided, partly flowing loose, but all of such bright gold as to vie with the sunbeams, and over them they wore garlands of jessamine, roses, amaranth, and honeysuckle.
Dinah Shadd had planted peas about and about, and nature had spread all manner of green stuff round the place.
There, in front of their respective pavilions, flew the martlets of Audley, the roses of Loring, the scarlet bars of Wake, the lion of the Percies and the silver wings of the Beauchamps, each supported by a squire clad in hanging green stuff to represent so many Tritons, and bearing a huge conch-shell in their left hands.
Will not your mind misgive you when you find yourself in this gloomy chamber -- too lofty and extensive for you, with only the feeble rays of a single lamp to take in its size -- its walls hung with tapestry exhibiting figures as large as life, and the bed, of dark green stuff or purple velvet, presenting even a funereal appearance?
George suggested meat and fruit pies, cold meat, tomatoes, fruit, and green stuff.
The footman occasionally lounging at the area railing, treated him with respect; the cook took her green stuff at his house and called him Mr.
Munro looked to have a future on turf when unlucky at Chester last month on his debut on the green stuff, having previously been restricted to five runs on the all-weather.
Arizona was an exception, however, voting against decriminalizing the green stuff for recreational purposes.
This week The Oyster Bar's reflective blog said it was "like a bar scene from Star Wars with fluorescent green stuff everywhere".
It's got jasmine absolute - the core ingredient of the range - to pack antioxidants into your skin, plus samphire extract (yep, that green stuff at the beach) to brighten.
His mum said: "His eyelids had this mucky green stuff around them but I was told by the doctor this was normal.
It has nothing to do with using it as a desiccant, but to kill off any weeds or grass in the field so that it doesn't gum up the combine, to eliminate weed seeds in the grain, and to keep the green stuff out of the straw.