evergreen


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Synonyms for evergreen

a plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year

(of plants and shrubs) bearing foliage throughout the year

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Only the dead-looking evergreen firs dotted about in the forest, and this oak, refused to yield to the charm of spring or notice either the spring or the sunshine.
It was of recent erection--indeed almost new--and of the same rich red colour that formed such a contrast with the evergreens of the lodge.
Although the evergreens still held dominion over many of the hills that rose on this side of the valley, yet the undulating outlines of the distant mountains, covered with forests of beech and maple, gave a relief to the eye, and the promise of a kinder soil.
Guess, you darling -guess what they're going to give at Evergreen Lodge
Great diversity in the size of two plants, one being woody and the other herbaceous, one being evergreen and the other deciduous, and adaptation to widely different climates, does not always prevent the two grafting together.
8] Inhospitable as this climate appears to our feelings evergreen trees flourish luxuriantly under it.
In this latter end of autumn, with a sparse remnant of yellow leaves falling slowly athwart the dark evergreens in a stillness without sunshine, the house too had an air of autumnal decline, and Mr.
As they approached it, a figure, conspicuous on a dark background of evergreens, was seated on a bench, sketching the old tree.
The young lady, having scattered bread for the birds (for the fourth or fifth time that day, because the dog ate it), passed unobutrusively down the lane of laurels and into a glimmering plantation of evergreens behind.
The priest opened them, and they showed again the front garden of evergreens, monkey-tree and all, now gathering gloom against a gorgeous violet sunset.
There was a short drive up to the house between tall evergreens.
There was a wall of granite on each side, high and precipitous, especially on our right, and so smooth that a few evergreens could hardly find foothold enough to grow there.
In front of us, at a distance of two hundred yards or so as well as I could calculate, rose a black mass, which gradually resolved itself, as my eyes became accustomed to the twilight, into a long, low, and ancient house, with a hedge of evergreens and a pitch-black paling in front of it.
As they leaned out of the window and inhaled the half-dead spices of the evergreens, they seemed to have entered the atmosphere of some exhausted passion--of some fierce excitement that was even now slowly burning itself out.
Prosecutors charge that the massages were part of a sustained effort by Wong in 2002 to win a favorable harbor lease for Evergreen Shipping, which paid Wong $100,000 for his efforts.