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  Words related to grey

Related / Similar Words: gray, grayness, greyness, Grey, Charles Grey, Second Earl Grey, Lady Jane Grey, Zane Grey, grayish, greyish, dull, leaden, gray-haired, grey-haired, gray-headed, grey-headed, grizzly, hoar, hoary, white-haired

 

Definition:
  • gray clothing; "he was dressed in gray";
  • a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black;
  • any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are gray; "the Confederate army was a vast gray";
  • Englishman who as Prime minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845);
  • Queen of England for nine days in 1553; she was quickly replaced by Mary Tudor and beheaded for treason (1537-1554);
  • United States writer of western adventure novels (1875-1939);
  • turn gray; "Her hair began to gray";
  • make gray; "The painter decided to grey the sky";
  • an achromatic color of any lightness between the extremes of black and white; "gray flannel suit"; "hair just turning gray";
  • darkened with overcast; "a dark day"; "a dull sky"; "a gray rainy afternoon"; "gray clouds"; "the sky was leaden and thick";
  • intermediate in character or position; "a gray area between clearly legal and strictly illegal";
  • used to signify the Confederate forces in the Civil War (who wore gray uniforms); "a stalwart gray figure";
  • showing characteristics of age, especially having gray or white hair; "whose beard with age is hoar"-Coleridge; "nodded his hoary head";

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    Hyponyms: ash gray, ash grey, silver, silver gray, silver grey, charcoal, charcoal gray, charcoal grey, oxford gray, oxford grey, dapple-gray, dapple-grey, dappled-gray, dappled-grey, iron-gray, iron-grey, tattletale gray, tattletale grey, iron blue, steel gray, Davy's gray, Confederate Army, Army of the Confederacy

     

    Member Meronyms: Tudor, House of Tudor

     

    Derivational Morphology: gray, grayness, greyness

     

    Anagrams: gyre

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: hirtë   Bosnian: siv and siva  
    Catalan: gris   Croatian: siv  
    Danish: grå   Dutch: grijs  
    Esperanto: griza   Estonian: hall  
    Finnish: harmaa   French: gris  
    Galician: gris   German: grau  
    Greek: γκρίζος and γκρι   Hebrew: אפור  
    Hungarian: szürke   Icelandic: grár  
    Irish: liath   Italian: grigio  
    Japanese: 灰色   Latvian: pelēks  
    Malayalam: ചാരം   Norwegian: grå  
    Novial: grisi   Polish: szary  
    Portuguese: cinza   Romanian: brumăriu and gri  
    Russian: серый   Slovak: sivý  
    Slovene: siv and siva   Spanish: gris  
    Swedish: grå   Tagalog: abo  
    Turkish: gri   Vietnamese: (màu and màu  
    Welsh: llwyd  
     
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