When a ship is heading into waves, its bow will sometimes plunge into the onrushing wave. At first, spray will break over the bow, but as the height of the waves increases, the bow will plunge deeper into the wave, and instead of spray, unbroken green water will pour onto the Fo'c'sle and decks. Hence the seafarer's expression "Shipping them green", implying worsening weather, or, by extension, a worsening and/or dangerous or unsatisfactory situation.

As the wind strengthened, the ship began to ship them green or As the economic situation deteriorated, the Accounts department began to realize that the company was shipping them green.

Submitted on February 25, 2021

Modified by acronimous on November 14, 2021


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