a better life; a more promising situation
She moved out of state, looking for greener pastures.
[gree-nuh-ree] /ˈgri nə ri/ noun, plural greeneries for 2. 1. foliage or vegetation; verdure. 2. a place where plants are grown or kept. /ˈɡriːnərɪ/ noun (pl) -ries 1. green foliage or vegetation, esp when used for decoration n. 1797, from green + -ery.
[green] /grin/ adjective, greener, greenest. 1. of the color of growing foliage, between yellow and blue in the spectrum: green leaves. 2. covered with herbage or foliage; verdant: green fields. 3. characterized by the presence of verdure. 4. made of green vegetables, as lettuce, spinach, endive, or chicory: a green salad. 5. not fully developed […]
[green-vil] /ˈgrin vɪl/ noun 1. a city in E Tennessee.
[green-ahyd] /ˈgrinˌaɪd/ adjective, Informal. 1. jealous; envious; distrustful. adjective 1. jealous or envious 2. the green-eyed monster, jealousy or envy