Green-collar



[green-kol-er] /ˈgrinˈkɒl ər/

adjective
1.
noting or pertaining to workers, jobs, or businesses that are involved in protecting the environment or solving environmental problems.
noun, Also, green collar
2.
a green-collar worker.
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or designating workers involved in environmental protection, or employed by companies that have protection of the environment as a stated aim
adjective

pertaining to a working class in the environmental or agricultural sectors
Examples

Green-collar jobs involve products and services that are environment-friendly.
Word Origin

1976

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Green-corn

    noun 1. (def 2). noun 1. another name for sweet corn (sense 1)

  • Green-crab

    noun 1. a yellowish-green crab, Carcinides maenas, common in shallow waters along rocky shores.



  • Green cross code

    noun 1. (in Britain) a code for children giving rules for road safety: first issued in 1971

  • Greendale

    [green-deyl] /ˈgrinˌdeɪl/ noun 1. a town in SE Wisconsin.



Disclaimer: Green-collar definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.