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gray

gray [or] grey

pronunciation:
greI
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: the color of the sky before it rains; the color between black and white.
 
part of speech: adjective
inflections: grayer, grayest, greyer, greyest
definition 1: having the color gray.
My grandfather has gray hair.
similar words:
cloudy
definition 2: gloomy.
It was another gray day.
similar words:
drab, overcast
definition 3: having gray hair.
My grandmother used to be blond, but now she is gray.
derivations: grayish (greyish) (adj.), grayly (greyly) (adv.), grayness (greyness) (n.)
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