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Definitions of grey

  1. Englishman who as Prime minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. gray clothing; "he was dressed in gray" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are gray; "the Confederate army was a vast gray" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. Queen of England for nine days in 1553; she was quickly replaced by Mary Tudor and beheaded for treason (1537-1554) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. United States writer of western adventure novels (1875-1939) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. The color of white mixed with black; a grey horse. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. A gray color; a gray animal. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. darkened with overcast; "a dark day"; "a dull sky"; "a gray rainy afternoon"; "gray clouds"; "the sky was leaden and thick" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. used to signify the Confederate forces in the Civil War (who wore gray uniforms); "a stalwart gray figure" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. intermediate in character or position; "a gray area between clearly legal and strictly illegal" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. turn gray; "Her hair began to gray" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  12. See Gray (the correct orthography). Webster Dictionary DB
  13. White with a mixture of black; the color of hair whitened by age; hoary; mature. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. Same as GRAY. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. Of mingled white and black. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  16. Having gray hair; hoary; aged. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. Etc. Same as GRAY, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. Another spelling of gray, which see. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for grey

  1. What is De Grey thinking of? – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth
  2. You can go to bed, you know, Grey – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
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