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, 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, 29 May 2018

These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word 'iron gray.' Any opinions expressed in the examples do not represent those of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback about these examples.

Word History

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of iron gray was before the 12th century

Dictionary Entries Near iron gray

Cite this Entry

“Iron gray.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!