Dressed in a grey top and black skirt, Jacobson is slightly more put together, but with no less of a “I woke up like this” vibe.
Lacey Noonan's A Gronking to Remember makes 50 Shades of grey look like Madame Bovary in terms of its literary sophistication.
Especially since over the centuries, stories like Les Misérables have a great deal more staying power than stories like The grey.
Maybe when I'm old and grey, I'll finally have a way to make a living.
But some ladies may think the romance in 50 Shades of grey detracts from the sexual fantasy.
That grey look was out of the boy's face within three weeks.
It was shaded by dark chestnut hair, just silvered with grey.
Blurkins says "the grey mare is the better horse," but that is no business of ours.
Inclining to dusk as it was, I knew him at a glance: it was Mr. Lawrence on his grey pony.
Pembroke was in the background, its grey walls overhung with ivy.
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.