Examples of ashy in a Sentence
paramedics knew she was in shock because she was ashy and shaking
Recent Examples of ashy from the Web
Kruger starts with charred onions, then cooks the ribs with the onions (peeling off really ashy parts, but leaving others).
Dominated by volcanic remnants, its vineyards are set on barren and windswept slopes, composed of dark, ashy volcanic soils.
Even mild eruptions, like the ashy burp from Iceland’s Eyjafjallajökull in 2010, can force the global economy to grind to a halt.
Since the dawn of sunscreen's creation, women with darker skin tones have fought to find a formula that doesn't leave them looking ashy, which basically doesn't exist.
This creates chemicals called glucosides that are difficult to taste but can be broken down by yeast during fermentation, freeing the ashy notes and ruining the wine.
What's more, most consumers want a full-coverage formula that doesn't dry or crack throughout the day, but also one that won't make those with deeper complexions look ashy.
However, the singer's hair is ashy platinum blonde throughout the whole music video.
The characteristics that give the bird its name are the ashy gray throat and a darker gray head and face.
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Definition of ashy for Students
- The Baudelaire orphans looked around … amid the ashy ruins of their destroyed home.
- —Lemony Snicket, The Ersatz Elevator
- an ashy face
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