pearl gray

noun

Definition of pearl gray

1 : a yellowish to light gray
2 : a pale blue

Examples of pearl gray in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The air itself was an oyster — silty and mineral on the inhale, with the pearl gray sky all the way to the horizon. New York Times, 20 Oct. 2021 In streaming, Armani models moved across a dark background, giving contrast to pink, teal and pearl gray silky printed trousers and skirts, while black velvet jackets that blended in with the darkness. Colleen Barry, USA TODAY, 23 Feb. 2020 On the red carpet, Jolie showed off her svelte frame in a pearl gray silk chiffon Atelier Versace dress with intricate draping detail. Nicole Saunders, Harper's BAZAAR, 12 Mar. 2019 On the red carpet, Jolie showed off her svelte frame in a pearl gray silk chiffon Atelier Versace dress with intricate draping detail. Nicole Saunders, Harper's BAZAAR, 12 Mar. 2019

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First Known Use of pearl gray

1705, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of pearl gray was in 1705

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“Pearl gray.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pearl%20gray. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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