Synonyms for grey

Synonyms for (noun) grey

Synonyms: gray, grey

Definition: horse of a light gray or whitish color

Similar words: mount, riding horse, saddle horse

Definition: a lightweight horse kept for riding only


Synonyms: gray, grey

Definition: clothing that is a grey color

Usage: he was dressed in grey

Similar words: clothing, vesture, wear, wearable, article of clothing, habiliment

Definition: a covering designed to be worn on a person's body


Synonyms: gray, grayness, grey, greyness

Definition: a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black

Similar words: achromatic color, achromatic colour

Definition: a color lacking hue; white or grey or black


Synonyms: gray, grey

Definition: any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are grey

Usage: the Confederate army was a vast grey

Similar words: organisation, organization

Definition: a group of people who work together


Synonyms: Grey, Charles Grey, Second Earl Grey

Definition: Englishman who as Prime Minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845)

Similar words: statesman, solon, national leader

Definition: a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs


Synonyms: Grey, Lady Jane Grey

Definition: Queen of England for nine days in 1553; she was quickly replaced by Mary Tudor and beheaded for treason (1537-1554)

Similar words: Queen of England

Definition: the sovereign ruler of England


Synonyms: Zane Grey, Grey

Definition: United States writer of western adventure novels (1875-1939)

Similar words: writer, author

Definition: writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

Synonyms for (verb) grey

Synonyms: gray, grey

Definition: turn grey

Usage: Her hair began to grey

Similar words: color, colour, discolor, discolour

Definition: change color, often in an undesired manner

Usage: The shirts discolored


Synonyms: gray, grey

Definition: make grey

Usage: The painter decided to grey the sky

Similar words: color, color in, colorise, colorize, colour, colour in, colourise, colourize

Definition: add color to

Usage: The child colored the drawings; Fall colored the trees; colorize black and white film

Synonyms for (adjective) grey

Synonyms: gray, grayish, grey, greyish

Definition: of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black

Usage: the little grey cells; gray flannel suit; a man with greyish hair

Similar words: achromatic, neutral

Definition: having no hue

Usage: neutral colors like black or white


Synonyms: gray, grey

Definition: intermediate in character or position

Usage: a grey area between clearly legal and strictly illegal

Similar words: intermediate

Definition: lying between two extremes in time or space or state

Usage: going from sitting to standing without intermediate pushes with the hands; intermediate stages in a process; intermediate stops on the route; an intermediate range plane


Synonyms: gray, grey

Definition: used to signify the Confederate forces in the American Civil War (who wore grey uniforms)

Usage: a stalwart grey figure

Similar words: southern

Definition: in or characteristic of a region of the United States south of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line

Usage: southern hospitality; southern cooking; southern plantations


Synonyms: white-haired, hoar, hoary, gray, gray-haired, gray-headed, grey, grey-haired, grey-headed, grizzly

Definition: showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair

Usage: whose beard with age is hoar-Coleridge; nodded his hoary head

Similar words: old

Definition: (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age

Usage: his mother is very old; a ripe old age; how old are you?