The image on the cover of the book—soldiers staggered and enveloped in gray mist—is the perfect visual preview.
Al Pacino comes dressed in black and gray, wearing multiple bracelets and an unkempt tuft of hair poking up from his scalp.
gray was given the maximum of five to 15 years for second-degree manslaughter.
The differences between gray and Bowser and even Catania are miniscule.
Even after Bale withdrew and his vehicle was driving away from the scene, it was pursued for more than half an hour by a gray van.
This rock in the inner crater was gray, pale and ghostly in the earthlight.
It faded soon into a gray fog, with puffs of wind from the southwest again.
The brain has not yet revealed its mysterious mechanism of gray matter.
Thank goodness and Mrs. gray, there are no carpets to be laid.
The boy, gray Cloud, was flesh of his flesh, the only child he had in the world.
Old English græg (Mercian grei), from Proto-Germanic *grisja- "gray" (cf. Old Norse grar, Old Frisian gre, Middle Dutch gra, Dutch graw, Old High German grao, German grau), with no certain cognates outside Germanic. French gris, Spanish gris, Italian grigio, Medieval Latin griseus are Germanic loan-words.
The distinction between British grey and U.S. gray developed 20c. The noun is c.1200, from the adjective. Gray as figurative for "Southern troops in the U.S. Civil War" is first recorded 1863, in reference to their uniform color. Expression the gray mare is the better horse in reference to households ruled by wives is recorded from 1540s. The verb is 1610s (with an isolated instance from late 14c.). Related: Grayed; graying.
A unit for a specific absorbed dose of radiation equal to 100 rads.
Gray (grā), Henry. 1825?-1861.
British anatomist whose work Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical (1858), known as Gray's Anatomy, remains a standard text.