Meaning of “grey” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective UK US gray us uk /ɡreɪ/
Extra Examples
a large, silky, grey cata sober, grey dressdrab, grey buildingsDo you know that man in the grey suit?I don't like grey hair.

A1 being a colour that is a mixture of black and white:

grey clouds

having hair that has become grey or white:

She went grey in her thirties.

cloudy and not bright:

a cold, grey morning

not interesting or attractive:

Life was grey and tedious.
grey area

something that people are not certain about, usually because there are no clear rules for it

(Definition of “grey adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)