Evergreen meaning

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An evergreen, or timeless, person or thing.
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Something that remains perennially fresh, interesting, or well liked.
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Perennially fresh or interesting; enduring.
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Automatically renewed or repeatedly made valid.

A contractual evergreen clause.

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That remains fresh, vital, interesting, applicable, etc.; timeless.
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Of a document or dataset, continually up-to-date (as opposed to being published at regular intervals and being slightly outdated in-between those publication dates)
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(colloquial) A news story that can be published or broadcast at any time.
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Continually fresh or self-renewing; often used metaphorically.
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Having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year.
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A tree, shrub, or plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year.
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Twigs or branches of evergreen plants used as decoration.
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Having leaves that are green all year.
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An evergreen plant or tree, including most conifers and many broad-leaved plants, as some rhododendrons, hollies, etc.
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The branches and twigs of evergreens, used for decoration.
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Having green leaves or needles all year. Evergreen trees lose their leaves individually on an ongoing basis, rather than losing all of them in a short period at the end of a growing season in the manner of deciduous trees.
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An evergreen tree, shrub, or plant, such as the pine, holly, or rhododendron.
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Of plants, especially trees, that do not shed their leaves seasonally.
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A tree or shrub that does not shed its leaves or needles seasonally.
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(informal) More specifically, a conifer tree.
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(patents, pharmaceuticals) To extend the term of a patent beyond the normal legal limit, usually through repeated small modifications.
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(banking) To set the repayment rate of a loan at or below the interest rate, so low that the principal will never be repaid.
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Evergreen is defined as something that doesn't change color in the fall, or something that is timeless.

An example of something evergreen is a pine tree.

An example of something evergreen is the little black dress that stays fashionable year after year.

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(broadcasting) Suitable for transmission at any time; not urgent or time-dependent.
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The definition of an evergreen is a plant or tree that keeps green leaves all year.

An example of an evergreen is a fir tree.

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Origin of evergreen