a small, American heron, Butorides striatus, having glossy green wings.
See green heron
- Little green man
noun an alien; an imaginary person from an extraterrestrial world Examples Lots of cartoons depict little green men getting out of flying saucers. Word Origin 1906
- Little green men
noun phrase Aliens from outer space, said to have been seen descending from flying saucers: Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, which has long been derided as a quest for ”little green men” (1961+)
noun 1. a small, Old World gull, Larus minutus.
noun 1. . noun 1. a river flowing N from N Wyoming to S Montana into the Bighorn River: General Custer and troops defeated near its juncture by Indians 1876. 80 miles (130 km) long. noun 1. a river in the W central US, rising in N Wyoming and flowing north to the Bighorn River. […]