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grayish

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adjective gray·ish \ˈgrā-ish\

Definition of grayish

  1. 1 :  somewhat gray

  2. 2 of a color :  low in saturation



Examples of grayish

  1. <the black stallion and white mare produced a grayish filly>



1562

First Known Use of grayish

1562

Rhymes with grayish


GRAYISH Defined for Kids

grayish

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adjective gray·ish \ˈgrā-ish\

Definition of grayish

  1. :  somewhat gray





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