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  • n  a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black

  • That's also partly why the sterile grayness of some hallways was painted over with tranquil pastel colors.
  • The drab grayness of the world would become crushing and the boredom would seem ineluctable.
  • Slowly the grayness on the screen reveals an unflattering picture of .
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  • Weather Report: June Gloom Expected To Ruin Your Week, Bring Rainbows For Pride
    After a few weeks of exceptionally nice (if a tad too windy) weather, Sunday's gloomy not-quite-rain, not-quite-fog wet thing was a nice excuse to stay indoors with a coffee and the newspaper. Or catch up on an entire season of Mad Men . Or just be hungover. But come Monday, the grayness hanging over everything only made it that much harder to wake up while it blocked out the Sun on some of the ...
    June 24, 2013 - SFist

  • Daniel Libeskind in Combined Jewish Philantropies
    After two generations of the grayness of communism, Warsaw has entered a really fantastic period of a renaissance and of a dynamic new architecture,said American architect Daniel Libeskind, who designed Berlin's landmark Jewish Museum and the...
  • Massimo Cacciari in Chicago Tribune
    Carnival has always been a break from everyday grayness, a time of playfulness, escapism and-why not-transgression,Venice Mayor Massimo Cacciari said. "The Carnival of Venice, which joins partying to culture, is also a way of returning...
  • John Lennon in (blog)
    Garant, Lennon and Kenney-Silver decided to set the show in Reno, which Lennon describes as a "small town with a big-city vibe." "It has a sense of grayness and a sense of desperation. It's Vegas' ugly step-child."

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