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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black.

Usage examples (30)
  • But I recall a grayish morning along Arno and a meeting with Messer
  • Why it wuz dat crawly, kind of grayish, lookin 'sugar us used den.
  • His face changed color to a kind of grayish purple, and his hands clenched slowly at his sides.
  • With treatment, these spots often turn slightly darker and "grayish", after which they become "crusty" and simply flake off in for more
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