Translation of "grey" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

grey

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

A1 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

C2 having hair that has become grey or white, usually because of age

(通常因年老而)頭髮灰白的
He started to go/turn grey in his mid-forties. 他45歲左右頭髮就開始變得灰白了。

B2 used to describe the weather when there are a lot of clouds and little light

(天氣)昏暗的,陰沉的
Night turned into morning, grey and cold. 黎明驅走夜色,天氣陰沉而寒冷。
BORING 鬱悶的

C1 boring and sad

單調乏味的;憂鬱的;鬱悶的
He saw a grey future stretch ahead of him. 在他眼中,未來一片黯淡。
greyness noun [ U ] US usually grayness uk /ˈɡreɪ.nəs/ us /ˈɡreɪ.nəs/
noun [ C or U ] US usually gray uk /ɡreɪ/ us /ɡreɪ/

A2 the colour that is a mixture of black and white, the colour of rain clouds

灰色(的);灰白色(的)
She was dressed in grey. 她穿著灰色的衣服。
verb [ I ] US usually gray uk /ɡreɪ/ us /ɡreɪ/
HAIR

If a person or their hair greys, their hair becomes grey or white, usually because of age:

I'm greying at the sides.
GET OLDER

If a group of people is greying, it contains an increasing number of older people:

Italy is greying faster than any other European country.

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