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Ahh helllzzz no....
To have the GREEN LIGHT is to be given the ALL CLEAR by the Australian police to conduct your criminal business, usually in exchange for money or information. The 'green light' is often given to high profile hitmen who specialise in killing crime bosses or important drug dealer's who pay money or give information in exchange for immunity.
One such case was seen in the 80's when the 'green light' was given by corrupt cop Roger Rogerson to notrious criminal and drug dealer Neddy Smith. A movie 'Blue Murder' was subsequently based on this.
The 'green light' is a very powerful but dangerous tool, for both the police and any criminal who recieves it. The probem for criminals such as Neddy is that the light can be turned 'red' at any moment.
"Man, I got busted by the cops the other day but they gave me the 'green light' to continue selling."
by Diego July 08, 2003
 
1.
a termed used by gang memebers when some gang has a hit out on em.
dude, six fools got blasted last week from that neighborhood...they got the green light.
by ROB $ December 11, 2004
 
2.
The act of putting a hit out on a particular mark or on all members of a rival or seceding gang.
Back in the day La Eme gave the greenlight to Maravilla (but not anymore).
by doze nuts September 14, 2007
 
3.
(n.) to give the go ahead
also (v.) give a green light or give the green light
Ok, we got the green light.
You got a green light, make it quick.
by JediAndi September 02, 2005
 
4.
n. Permission or approval.
Mary gave me the greenlight to enter from behind.
by Johnny West January 31, 2008
 
5.
A term used when there is a price on your head by either bounty hunters, mercs, or thugs.
"What's wrong wit you, dog?? Don you know thay's a GREEN LIGHT on yo ass??"
by Joshiro007 March 18, 2003
 
6.
a tactic in flirting, to give the go-ahead for the other person to ask you out via non-verbal cues.
He's come into my work every day this week. I've let him know I'm available and let him know through my across-the-room-staredowns that he's got the green light.
by shilojean May 11, 2006
 
7.
When someone gives you the "Go ahead"
I didn't know if she wanted to leave with me, but she gave me the green light to go ahead and ask.
by Mac Linton July 15, 2005