grizzly grizzly  /ˈɡrɪz li/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) powerful brownish-yellow bear of the uplands of western North America
  2. (adj) showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair

Usage(s):

  1. Wherever John McCain goes, he rails against pork barrel spending, including the millions of dollars that the federal government spends to study the DNA of grizzly bears.
  2. The grizzly bit into his hand and face.
  3. There are no cars, no roads, no buildings beyond a shelter or two, and on any given day more grizzly bears than people.

News

  1. New Grizzly 700 Gets Wider Chassis, Updated Electric Power Steering, Improved Comfort and Greater Fuel Efficiency

    Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., has announced a new Grizzly 700 FI EPS with improved comfort and new engine settings. The award-winning Grizzly is the most durable and off-road capable
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Grizzly bear captured near Marias River, relocated

    A 4-year-old male grizzly bear has been captured near the lower Marias River and relocated west of Glacier National Park after a family reported lambs and a calf had been killed.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Montana Kaimin

  3. Grizzly bear euthanized near Eureka

    State wildlife officials euthanized a 3-year-old female grizzly bear that was causing problems in subdivisions east and southeast of Eureka.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Montana Kaimin

Quotes

  1. "At long last," said Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo. "Decades passed. The bears increased in number. The federal government stood immobile. Today that is finally changing. Grizzly management will shift to the state where it should be."
    on Mar 22, 2007 By: Mike Enzi Source: Forbes

  2. "It seems like it's kind of a mom awakening in the last year and a half......Here in Alaska, I always think of the mama grizzly bears that rise up on their hind legs when someone is coming to attack their cubs, to do something adverse toward their...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Sarah Palin Source: Huffington Post (blog)

  3. "A band like Grizzly Bear is trying not to make a big, relatable sound - and that ends up attracting people, because everyone loves rebellion," Jay-Z recently told Rolling Stone.
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Jay Z Source: Peace FM Online

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