Definition of “gray” - English Dictionary

(Definition of “gray” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“gray” in American English

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grayadjective, noun [ C/U ]

esp. Cdn Br grey us /ɡreɪ/

(of) the color that is a mixture of black and white, the color of clouds when it rains:

a gray coat
[ U ] She was dressed in gray.

Hair that has changed color to gray:

He’s already beginning to turn gray.

If the weather is gray, there are a lot of clouds in the sky.

A gray area is an unclear situation, usually because the rules that relate to it are not known:

Criminal negligence is a gray area.

(Definition of “gray” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“gray” in Business English

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grayadjective

uk /ɡreɪ/ us US

→  grey

(Definition of “gray” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)