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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of the color of granite.

Usage examples (29)
  • Whereas they had been grey, brown or buff-tan, here they were a slatey blue-green.
  • Blue sky showed between the slatey clouds, and there was a hint of damp in the air.
  • His face goes whitish green, with an undercurrent of slatey grey running through it.
  • The animal, with head thrown back, was staring vacantly with its large, slatey-blue eyes. for more
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