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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A neutral color midway between white and black.

Usage examples (34)
  • Don't think of gray in your hair, Think of the fun you had putting it there.
  • Semi-scheming, and living in the gray is a way of life.
  • Then, too, "gray" is an uninspiring mixture of black and white.
  • You run into what they call the gray area where you have sort of peripheral damage. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Note: "Gray" and "grey" are words that mean the shade between black and white. "Greige" is cotton or silk before dyeing. "Gres" is ceramic stoneware.
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