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Grey

Meanings and phrases

Grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States writer of western adventure novels (1875-1939); Zane Grey
  2. Queen of England for nine days in 1553; she was quickly replaced by Mary Tudor and beheaded for treason (1537-1554); Lady Jane Grey
  3. Englishman who as Prime Minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845); Charles Grey; Second Earl Grey

grey

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adj.
  1. of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black; gray; greyish; grayish
  2. showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair; -Coleridge; gray; grey-haired; gray-haired; grey-headed; gray-headed; grizzly; hoar; hoary; white-haired
  3. used to signify the Confederate forces in the American Civil War (who wore grey uniforms); gray
  4. intermediate in character or position; gray

grey

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n.
  1. a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black; gray; grayness; greyness
  2. any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are grey; gray
  3. clothing that is a grey color; gray
  4. horse of a light gray or whitish color; gray

grey

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v.
  1. make grey; gray
  2. turn grey; gray

African grey

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n.
  1. commonly domesticated grey parrot with red-and-black tail and white face; native to equatorial Africa; African gray; Psittacus erithacus

American grey birch

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n.
  1. medium-sized birch of eastern North America having white or pale grey bark and valueless wood; occurs often as a second-growth forest tree; grey birch; gray birch; American gray birch; Betula populifolia

Charles Grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Englishman who as Prime Minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845); Grey; Second Earl Grey

Davy 's grey

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n.
  1. slightly purplish or bluish dark grey; iron blue; steel grey; steel gray; Davy's gray

Grey Friar

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n.
  1. a Roman Catholic friar wearing the grey habit of the Franciscan order; Franciscan

Lady Jane Grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Queen of England for nine days in 1553; she was quickly replaced by Mary Tudor and beheaded for treason (1537-1554); Grey

Payne 's grey

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n.
  1. any pigment that produces a greyish to dark greyish blue; Payne's gray

Second Earl Grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Englishman who as Prime Minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845); Grey; Charles Grey

Zane Grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States writer of western adventure novels (1875-1939); Grey

ash grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a light shade of grey; ash gray; silver; silver grey; silver gray

charcoal grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a very dark grey color; charcoal; charcoal gray; oxford grey; oxford gray

dwarf grey willow

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n.
  1. willow shrub of dry places in the eastern United States having long narrow leaves canescent beneath; dwarf gray willow; sage willow; Salix tristis
n.
  1. common medium-large squirrel of eastern North America; now introduced into England; eastern gray squirrel; cat squirrel; Sciurus carolinensis
n.
  1. very large greyish-brown Australian kangaroo formerly abundant in open wooded areas; giant kangaroo; Macropus giganteus

great grey owl

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n.
  1. large dish-faced owl of northern North America and western Eurasia; great gray owl; Strix nebulosa

grey alder

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n.
  1. native to Europe but introduced in America; gray alder; Alnus incana

grey area

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n.
  1. an intermediate area; a topic that is not clearly one thing or the other; gray area

grey birch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medium-sized birch of eastern North America having white or pale grey bark and valueless wood; occurs often as a second-growth forest tree; gray birch; American grey birch; American gray birch; Betula populifolia

grey catbird

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American songbird whose call resembles a cat's mewing; catbird; gray catbird; Dumetella carolinensis

grey flounder

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n.
  1. flounder found from North Carolina to Florida and the eastern Gulf of Mexico; gray flounder; Etropus rimosus

grey fox

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n.
  1. dark grey American fox; from Central America through southern United States; gray fox; Urocyon cinereoargenteus

grey goldenrod

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n.
  1. a dyer's weed of Canada and the eastern United States having yellow flowers sometimes used in dyeing; gray goldenrod; Solidago nemoralis

grey hen

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n.
  1. female black grouse; greyhen; grayhen; gray hen; heath hen

grey jay

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n.
  1. a jay of northern North America with black-capped head and no crest; noted for boldness in thievery; Canada jay; gray jay; camp robber; whisker jack; Perisoreus canadensis

grey kingbird

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a kingbird that breeds in the southeastern United States and winters in tropical America; similar to but larger than the eastern kingbird; gray kingbird; petchary; Tyrannus domenicensis domenicensis

grey lemming

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n.
  1. Old World lemming; gray lemming; red-backed lemming

grey market

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n.
  1. an unofficial market in which goods are bought and sold at prices lower than the official price set by a regulatory agency; gray market

grey matter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. greyish nervous tissue containing cell bodies as well as fibers; forms the cerebral cortex consisting of unmyelinated neurons; gray matter; grey substance; gray substance; substantia grisea
E.g.
  • White matter connects different regions of grey matter in the cerebrum together.
  • Loss of grey matter and other brain structural changes over time are observed in schizophrenia.
  • Similarly to brain volume, global grey matter volume is positively associated with intelligence.

grey mullet

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n.
  1. highly valued lean flesh of marine or freshwater mullet; mullet; gray mullet
  2. freshwater or coastal food fishes a spindle-shaped body; found worldwide; mullet; gray mullet

grey partridge

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n.
  1. common European partridge; Hungarian partridge; gray partridge; Perdix perdix

grey polypody

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n.
  1. fern growing on rocks or tree trunks and having fronds greyish and scurfy below; Americas and South Africa; gray polypody; resurrection fern; Polypodium polypodioides

grey poplar

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n.
  1. large rapidly growing poplar with faintly lobed dentate leaves grey on the lower surface; native to Europe but introduced and naturalized elsewhere; gray poplar; Populus canescens

grey sage

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n.
  1. low much-branched perennial of western United States having silvery leaves; an important browse and shelter plant; silver sage; silver sagebrush; gray sage; Seriphidium canum; Artemisia cana

grey sea eagle

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n.
  1. bulky greyish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland; ern; erne; gray sea eagle; European sea eagle; white-tailed sea eagle; Haliatus albicilla

grey skate

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n.
  1. common European skate used as food; gray skate; Raja batis

grey snapper

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n.
  1. found in shallow waters off the coast of Florida; gray snapper; mangrove snapper; Lutjanus griseus

grey sole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. greyish-white flesh of a flatfish; gray sole

grey substance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. greyish nervous tissue containing cell bodies as well as fibers; forms the cerebral cortex consisting of unmyelinated neurons; grey matter; gray matter; gray substance; substantia grisea

grey whale

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medium-sized greyish-black whale of the northern Pacific; gray whale; devilfish; Eschrichtius gibbosus; Eschrichtius robustus

grey willow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasian shrubby willow with whitish tomentose twigs; gray willow; Salix cinerea

grey wolf

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a wolf with a brindled grey coat living in forested northern regions of North America; timber wolf; gray wolf; Canis lupus

oxford grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a very dark grey color; charcoal; charcoal grey; charcoal gray; oxford gray

pearl grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. of a grey with a pearly tinge; pearl gray

silver grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a light shade of grey; ash grey; ash gray; silver; silver gray

steel grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. slightly purplish or bluish dark grey; iron blue; steel gray; Davy's grey; Davy's gray

tattletale grey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a greyish white; tattletale gray
n.
  1. large grey squirrel of far western areas of United States; western gray squirrel; Sciurus griseus

dark grey

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E.g.
  • The dark grey or mottled brown brown bark is smooth.
  • Pupa is bristly, piebald in dark grey and cream.
  • The colour is dark grey brown or horny brown.

light grey

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E.g.
  • London United had an all red livery with a light grey skirt.
  • The lower part of the beak is dark horn-colored (light grey).
  • The border of the mantle is light grey.

pale grey

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E.g.
  • Body color range from pale grey or beige to black.
  • This refers to the characteristic pale grey to dark black colour.
  • The underside of the tail is pale grey with a straw-coloured tint.

brownish grey

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E.g.
  • "Dun" is a dull shade of brownish grey.
  • Cocoon oval, hard, and brownish grey.
  • The body is general brownish grey mottled with dark brown spots.

grey or white

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E.g.
  • Dorsally, it is grey or white with a black zig-zag stripe.
  • Portland cement may be grey or white.
  • They are typically grey or white, often with black markings on the head or wings.

grey bark

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E.g.
  • The branches are covered by a smooth, grey bark.
  • It has a rounded crown with spreading branches with smooth, grey bark.
  • It has dark grey bark and is marked by shallow tessellation and deeper fissures.

brown or grey

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E.g.
  • This stonefish is usually brown or grey, and it may have areas of yellow, orange or red.
  • Officials of Braavos, called keyholders and justiciars, wear drab coats of brown or grey.
  • They are mostly yellow in color, although parts of the abdomen and thorax are dark brown or grey.

grey brown

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E.g.
  • The colour is dark grey brown or horny brown.
  • The hindwings pale grey brown.
  • They are dark grey brown.

forewings are grey

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E.g.
  • In the male, the forewings are grey and the hindwings are pale yellow.

grey or brown

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E.g.
  • The fur is thick and evenly colored, usually grey or brown.
  • The general colour is grey or brown with the cnidocyte area cream coloured.
  • Branchlets are thick, grey or brown and hairy, with easily visible leaf scars.
E.g.
  • Order: CharadriiformesFamily: Sternidae Terns are a group of generally medium to large seabirds typically with grey or white plumage, often with black markings on the head.

whitish grey

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E.g.
  • The hindwings are pale whitish grey.
  • The lower formation has whitish grey carbonate and quartz sandstones.
  • The exterior walls are alternating panels of whitish grey and charcoal black.

grey colour

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E.g.
  • The throats of males in breeding season are a dark grey colour.
  • It is a uniform dull brownish grey colour and has large round tubercles on its back and smaller ones on its belly.
  • He adds, "I could never see any part, except the back, which appeared to be covered with feathers of a dusky grey colour.

grey granite

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E.g.
  • The base is in grey granite.
  • The walls are decorated in grey granite, with orange and red tiles at both ends of the platform.
  • Meigs designed a tall, long, wide grey granite and concrete cenotaph to rest on top of the burial vault.
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