iron gray


Definition of iron gray

: a slightly greenish dark gray

Examples of iron gray in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And yet, Ben Stiller, who stays entirely behind the camera here, has made a dead-serious iron gray seven-part prison drama out of the material. Taylor Antrim, Vogue, "Escape at Dannemora and The Little Drummer Girl Put the Prestige in Prestige TV," 16 Nov. 2018 That's South Florida, daggone it, not continuous drenching wetness from never-ending iron gray, Monitor vs. Merrimack skies. David J. Neal, miamiherald, "When will the buckets of rain give way to the normal daily summer rains?," 29 May 2018

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First Known Use of iron gray

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Iron gray.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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