green + -ly
greenly (comparative more greenly, superlative most greenly)
- With a green colour.
1865, Louisa May Alcott, Moods, page 131:
- Sylvia loved dancing, and knew "wall flowers" only by sight; therefore she was busy; her lover's gift shone greenly in bosom, hair, and fleecy skirts […]
- In a green, fresh or immature manner.