Translation of "grey" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective (COLOUR) 颜色(的) (US usually gray) uk us /ɡreɪ/

of the colour that is a mixture of black and white, the colour of rain clouds

a grey sky 灰暗的天空

having hair that has become grey or white, usually because of age

He started to go/turn grey in his mid-forties. 他45岁左右头发就开始变得灰白了。

describes the weather when there are a lot of clouds and little light

Night turned into morning, grey and cold. 黎明驱走夜色,天气阴沉而寒冷。
greyness (US usually grayness) uk us /ˈɡreɪ.nəs/ noun [ U ]

(Translation of “grey adjective (COLOUR)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)