Definition of Silver grey

1. Noun. A light shade of grey.

Exact synonyms: Ash Gray, Ash Grey, Silver, Silver Gray
Generic synonyms: Gray, Grayness, Grey, Greyness
Derivative terms: Silver, Silver, Silvery

Lexicographical Neighbors of Silver Grey

silver fern
silver fir
silver firs
silver fluoride
silver foil
silver foxes
silver frost
silver frosts
silver general
silver generals
silver goal
silver goals
silver gray
silver grey (current term)
silver hake
silver impregnation
silver iodate
silver iodide
silver jenny
silver jubilee
silver jubilees
silver lace
silver lace vine
silver lactate
silver lime
silver linden
silver lining
silver linings

Literary usage of Silver grey

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

1. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1861)
"I have here a light silver-grey male, a dark silver-grey female, and two young of a litter of five,—two of the number being of the Himalayan variety, ..."

2. Journal of the Royal Agricultural Society of England by Royal Agricultural Society of England (1881)
"GEORGE SIMPSON, Wray Park, Reigate: FIRST PRIZE, 101., for " Pandora 3rd," silver-grey, 1 year, 8 months, 1 week, 2 days-old; bred by himself; sire, ..."

3. Natural History of New York by New York (State). Natural History Survey, James Ellsworth De Kay (1842)
"Yellowish grey above, silver-grey on sides, beneath white. Tail shorter than the body. Palms and inner surface of toes thickly clothed with silky hairs. ..."

4. Recreation by George O. Shields, American Canoe Association, League of American Sportsmen (1902)
"Will you kindly inform me, through RECREATION, what are the distinguishing markings, color, etc.,.of the cross, silver grey and black foxes. ..."

5. A Book on Angling: Being a Complete Treatise on the Art of Angling in Every by Francis Francis (1920)
"Tag, silver twist; tail, a topping; butt, a scrap of yellow mohair; body, bluish silver- grey wool or fur ; fine silver twist; silver grey dun hackle ..."

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