Focus on the pronunciation of the grey market
English definition of “the grey market”
the grey market UK (US the gray market)
› COMMERCE an unofficial but not illegal system of selling goods: The store sells designer clothes and shoes sourced from the grey market . → Compare black market
› FINANCE the buying and selling of a company's shares before they are available officially: First dealings in the company's shares will start on the grey market on March 27 and formal trading begins on April 2.
› MARKETING people over about 50, considered as a group to which products can be sold: Motorbike manufacturers are selling to the grey market as much as to younger people.