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gray
greɪ
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black.
  2. Intermediate in character or position.
  3. Used to signify the Confederate forces in the American Civil War (who wore grey uniforms).
  4. Showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair.
(名) As a noun
  1. United States botanist who specialized in North American flora and who was an early supporter of Darwin's theories of evolution (1810-1888).
  2. American navigator who twice circumnavigated the globe and who discovered the Columbia River (1755-1806).
  3. English poet best known for his elegy written in a country churchyard (1716-1771).
  4. English radiobiologist in whose honor the gray (the SI unit of energy for the absorbed dose of radiation) was named (1905-1965).
  5. Horse of a light gray or whitish color.
  6. Clothing that is a grey color.
  7. A neutral achromatic color midway between white and black.
  8. Any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are grey.
  9. The SI unit of energy absorbed from ionizing radiation; equal to the absorption of one joule of radiation energy by one kilogram of matter; one gray equals 100 rad.
(动) As a verb
  1. Turn grey.
  2. Make grey.
Hyphenationgray
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun, (动) verb
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灰色huīsègray; ash gray; grizzly; pessimistic; gloomy; dispirited; ambiguous
暗淡àndàndark; dim (light); dull (color); drab; (fig.) gloomy; bleak
灰白huībáicolored; ash-colored
lǎoprefix used before the surname of a person or a numeral indicating the order of birth of the children in a family or to indicate affection or familiarity; old (of people); venerable (person); experienced; of long standing; always; all the time; of the past; very; outdated; (of meat etc) tough
老练lǎoliànseasoned; experienced
xuàngray
格雷géléiGrey; Gray
浅黑qiǎnhēidark; gray; (of skin) lightly pigmented
huīash; dust; lime; gray; discouraged; dejected
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