Synonyms and Antonyms for greyback

1. greyback (n.)

a dowitcher with a grey back


2. greyback (n.)

a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere

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3. greyback (n.)

`Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms