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1. gray

adjective. ['ˈgreɪ'] of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black.

Synonyms

  • grayish
  • grey
  • greyish
  • achromatic

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • inarticulate
  • dull
  • nonmetallic

Etymology

  • grǣġ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Gray

  • waga
  • compusa
  • communique
  • yakutakay
  • redisplay
  • papier-mache
  • l'espalier
  • cluj
  • cabriolet
  • underplay
  • societe
  • san-jose
  • naivete
  • mcgarvey
  • jonbenet
  • intraday
  • dunlavey
  • chevrolet
  • buga
  • aaa
  • zepa
  • underway
  • underpay
  • santa-fe
  • portray
  • pinochet
  • overstay
  • overplay
  • monterrey
  • meservey

Sentences with gray


1. Adjective
Later, these spots turn gray and purple.

2. Verb, past participle
White oak and post oak have gray bark that exists on the tree in scaly plates.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Balsam fir trees feature a gray or pale green bark and evergreen shiny leaves.

Quotes about gray


1. Life isn't black and white. It's a million gray areas, don't you find?
- Ridley Scott

2. Your attitude is like a box of crayons that color your world. Constantly color your picture gray, and your picture will always be bleak. Try adding some bright colors to the picture by including humor, and your picture begins to lighten up.
- Allen Klein

3. It's an art to live with pain... mix the light into gray.
- Eddie Vedder

2. stone-gray

adjective. of the color of slate or granite.

Synonyms

  • neutral
  • slaty-grey
  • stone-grey
  • achromatic
  • slate-gray
  • slate-grey
  • slaty
  • slatey

Antonyms

  • colorful
  • subjective
  • reactive
  • positive

3. gray-haired

adjective. showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair.

Synonyms

  • grey-haired
  • hoar
  • old
  • gray
  • grey
  • grizzly
  • grey-headed
  • hoary
  • gray-headed

Antonyms

  • unloved
  • junior
  • inexperienced
  • immature

4. gray

adjective. ['ˈgreɪ'] showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair.

Synonyms

  • grey-haired
  • hoar
  • gray-haired
  • old
  • grey
  • grizzly
  • grey-headed
  • hoary
  • gray-headed

Antonyms

  • junior
  • inexperienced
  • immature
  • fresh

Etymology

  • grǣġ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. gray

noun. ['ˈgreɪ'] a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black.

Synonyms

  • iron-grey
  • charcoal grey
  • iron-gray
  • silver gray
  • dappled-grey
  • ash gray
  • silver grey
  • tattletale gray
  • dappled-gray
  • Davy's gray
  • oxford grey
  • dapple-grey
  • charcoal gray
  • ash grey
  • grey
  • steel gray
  • dapple-gray
  • charcoal
  • iron blue
  • grayness
  • silver
  • achromatic color
  • oxford gray
  • steel grey
  • Davy's grey
  • tattletale grey
  • achromatic colour

Antonyms

  • colored
  • achromatic color
  • blacken
  • stay

Etymology

  • grǣġ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. gray

adjective. ['ˈgreɪ'] used to signify the Confederate forces in the American Civil War (who wore grey uniforms).

Synonyms

  • southern

Antonyms

  • white
  • unloved

Etymology

  • grǣġ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. gray

noun. ['ˈgreɪ'] clothing that is a grey color.

Synonyms

  • clothing
  • wear
  • vesture
  • grey
  • habiliment
  • wearable

Antonyms

  • succeeding
  • unfamiliar
  • hairless
  • uncolored

Etymology

  • grǣġ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. gray

noun. ['ˈgreɪ'] horse of a light gray or whitish color.

Synonyms

  • mount
  • grey
  • riding horse

Antonyms

  • modern
  • current
  • future
  • present

Etymology

  • grǣġ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. gray

noun. ['ˈgreɪ'] any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are grey.

Synonyms

  • Confederate Army
  • grey
  • Army of the Confederacy
  • organization

Antonyms

  • colorless
  • uninterestingness
  • colorful
  • black-and-white

Etymology

  • grǣġ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. Gray

noun. English poet best known for his elegy written in a country churchyard (1716-1771).

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