Definition of Grayest

1. Adjective. (superlative of gray) ¹



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Definition of Grayest

1. gray [adj] - See also: gray

Lexicographical Neighbors of Grayest

gray wedge
gray whale
gray willow
gray wing
gray wolf
gray wolves
grayback
graybacks
graybar hotel
graybeard
graybeards
graybodies
graybody
grayed
grayer
grayest (current term)
grayfish
grayfishes
grayflies
grayfly
grayhaired
grayhead
grayheads
grayhen
grayhound
grayhounds
graying
grayish
grayish brown
grayishly

Literary usage of Grayest

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc by Mark Twain (1896)
"It was a conquering of men's doubts and suspicions and a capturing and solidifying of men's belief and confidence such as the grayest veteran on the Grand ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Hence excommunication, being by far the grayest of censures, is never inflicted for a certain definite time; on the other hand, suspension and interdict, ..."

3. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1886)
"... the ordeal of cautery treatment to the nose, yet who advanced steadily in improvement under the treatment, in spite of a headache of the grayest type. ..."

4. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1886)
"... the ordeal of cautery treatment to the nose, yet who advanced steadily in improvement under the treatment, in spite of a headache of the grayest type. ..."

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