part of speech: noun

definition: the color of the sky before it rains; the color between black and white.


part of speech: adjective

inflections: grayer, greyer, grayest, greyest

definition 1: having the color gray.

  • My grandfather has gray hair.

definition 2: gloomy.

  • It was another gray day.

definition 3: having gray hair.

  • My grandmother used to be blond, but now she is gray.

derivations: grayish (greyish) (adj.), grayly (greyly) (adv.), grayness (greyness) (n.)