blue-gray blue-gray

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of grey tinged with blue

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. His forebears were a blue-gray wolf and a fallow doe.
  2. The sweet-smelling, picturesque blue-gray smoke rising from Grandma's condo on a crisp December morning simply loads the air with too much additional junk.
  3. Nixon wears a blue-gray suit, a white shirt and a red-and-white-striped tie.

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Quotes

  1. "Outlined against a blue-gray October sky, the Four Horsemen rode again," Rice wrote. "In dramatic lore they are known as Famine, Pestilence, Destruction and Death. These are only aliases. Their real names are Stuhldreher, Miller, Crowley and...
    on Oct 11, 2008 By: Grantland Rice Source: Chronicle-Telegram

  2. "Maybe one time. I had a guy in an all-star game, the Blue-Gray game, a guy named Steve Smith," Turner said about the Carolina Panthers star. "Maybe Steve Smith. That might be about the only guy. I didn't know much about Steve Smith, and I...
    on Jul 29, 2007 By: Ron Turner Source: Chicago Daily Southtown

  3. "I wanted to be a part of this because I wanted to recognize 'Fats' for all he has done for the city and for the Blue-Gray," Bright said. "I commend you for the many hours you devoted to helping others and for your service to the Blue-Gray...
    on Apr 2, 2008 By: Bobby Bright Source: Montgomery Advertiser

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