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1. grey

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

Synonyms

  • grayish
  • gray
  • greyish
  • achromatic

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • inarticulate
  • dull
  • nonmetallic

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How do you pronounce grey?

Pronounce grey as greɪ.

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Example sentences of the word grey


1. Noun, singular or mass
Mix some pure white paint with only a small touch of grey.

2. Adjective
Identify the lightest areas of the photo, and paint them onto your canvas with your light grey paint.

3. Verb, base form
The colouring of this finely grained rock ranges from white to grey.

Quotes containing the word grey


1. There are people who can achieve huge success in life, while adding a bit of fun and a splash of colour to this increasingly grey world.
- Peter James

2. End? No, the journey doesn't end here. Death is just another path, one that we all must take. The grey rain-curtain of this world rolls back, and all turns to silver glass, and then you see it.
- J.R.R. Tolkien

3. It's a black and white issue: gray is grey, and there's no two ways about it.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. Grey

noun. United States writer of western adventure novels (1875-1939).

3. grey

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

Synonyms

  • southern

Antonyms

  • white
  • unloved

4. grey

verb. ['ˈgreɪ'] make grey.

Synonyms

  • colorise
  • colour
  • colour in
  • colourise
  • color in
  • color
  • gray
  • colourize

Antonyms

  • reactive
  • positive
  • negative
  • charged

5. grey

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

Synonyms

  • clothing
  • wear
  • vesture
  • habiliment
  • wearable
  • gray

Antonyms

  • succeeding
  • unfamiliar
  • hairless
  • uncolored

6. grey

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
  • gray
  • dappled-gray
  • Davy's gray
  • oxford grey
  • dapple-grey
  • charcoal gray
  • ash 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

7. grey

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • junior
  • inexperienced
  • immature
  • fresh

8. grey

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

Synonyms

  • mount
  • gray
  • riding horse

Antonyms

  • modern
  • current
  • future
  • present

9. grey

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

Synonyms

  • Confederate Army
  • gray
  • Army of the Confederacy
  • organization

Antonyms

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

10. Grey

noun. Englishman who as Prime Minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845).

Synonyms

  • Charles Grey
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