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olive

ol·ive

olive

 
pronunciation:
a lihv
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a small green or black fruit with a pit. Olives are eaten raw or used to make olive oil.
 
definition 2: the evergreen tree that bears such fruit. Olives grow in warm areas around the Mediterranean Sea.
definition 3: a dull yellowish green color.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of or having to do with the color olive.
That olive shirt looks good on you.
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