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grey

adjective (COLOUR)
颜色(的)
( US usually gray)
 
 
/ɡreɪ/
of the colour that is a mixture of black and white, the colour of rain clouds
灰色(的);灰白色(的)
a grey sky
灰暗的天空
Black, white and grey
having hair that has become grey or white, usually because of age
(通常因年老而)头发灰白的
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。
Hair colour
describes the weather when there are a lot of clouds and little light
(天气)昏暗的,阴沉的
Night turned into morning, grey and cold.
黎明驱走夜色,天气阴沉而寒冷。
Describing bad weatherClouds, dew, fog and steam
greyness ( US usually grayness)
 
 
/ˈɡreɪ.nəs/ noun [U]
Translations of “grey”
in Spanish gris, cano…
in Arabic رَمادي…
in Korean 회색의…
in Portuguese cinza, grisalho…
in French gris, grisonnant…
in German grau…
in Catalan gris…
in Japanese 灰色の, グレーの…
in Russian серый, седой, пасмурный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顏色(的), 灰色(的), 灰白色(的)…
in Italian grigio…
in Turkish gri, kül rengi, kır saçlı…
in Polish szary, popielaty, siwy…
(Definition of grey adjective (COLOUR) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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