grey grey  /ˈɡreɪ/


  1. (adj) of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black
  2. (adj) intermediate in character or position
  3. (adj) showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair
  4. (n) United States writer of western adventure novels (1875-1939)
  5. (n) Queen of England for nine days in 1553; she was quickly replaced by Mary Tudor and beheaded for treason (1537-1554)
  6. (n) Englishman who as Prime Minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845)
  7. (n) any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are grey
  8. (n) a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black
  9. (n) clothing that is a grey color
  10. (n) horse of a light gray or whitish color
  11. (v) make grey
  12. (v) turn grey
  13. (adj) used to signify the Confederate forces in the American Civil War (who wore grey uniforms)

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