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Gray vs. Silver

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  • Gray (adjective)

    Having a color somewhere between white and black, as the ash of an ember.

  • Gray (adjective)

    Dreary, gloomy.

  • Gray (adjective)

    Having an indistinct, disputed or uncertain quality.

  • Gray (adjective)

    Relating to older people.

    "the gray dollar, i.e. the purchasing power of the elderly"

  • Gray (verb)

    To become gray.

    "My hair is beginning to gray."

  • Gray (verb)

    To cause to become gray.

  • Gray (verb)

    To turn progressively older, alluding to graying of hair through aging (used in context of the population of a geographic region)

    "the graying of America"

  • Gray (noun)

    An achromatic colour intermediate between black and white.

    "808080"

  • Gray (noun)

    An animal or thing of grey colour, such as a horse, badger, or salmon.

  • Gray (noun)

    an extraterrestrial humanoid with grayish skin, bulbous black eyes, and an enlarged head.

  • Gray (noun)

    A penny with a tail on both sides, used for cheating.

  • Gray (noun)

    In the International System of Units, the derived unit of absorbed dose of radiation (radiation absorbed by a patient); one joule of energy absorbed per kilogram of the patient's mass. Symbol: Gy

  • Silver (noun)

    A lustrous, white, metallic element, atomic number 47, atomic weight 107.87, symbol Ag.

  • Silver (noun)

    Coins made from silver or any similar white metal.

  • Silver (noun)

    Cutlery and other eating utensils, whether silver or made from some other white metal.

  • Silver (noun)

    Any items made from silver or any other white metal.

  • Silver (noun)

    A shiny gray color.

    "color panel|C0C0C0"

  • Silver (noun)

    Anything resembling silver; something shiny and white.

  • Silver (adjective)

    Made from silver.

  • Silver (adjective)

    Made from another white metal.

  • Silver (adjective)

    Having a color like silver: a shiny gray.

  • Silver (adjective)

    Denoting the twenty-fifth anniversary, especially of a wedding.

  • Silver (adjective)

    Premium, but inferior to gold.

  • Silver (adjective)

    Having the clear, musical tone of silver; soft and clear in sound.

    "a silver-voiced young girl"

  • Silver (verb)

    To acquire a silvery colour.

  • Silver (verb)

    To cover with silver, or with a silvery metal.

    "to silver a pin;  to silver a glass mirror plate with an amalgam of tin and mercury"

  • Silver (verb)

    To polish like silver; to impart a brightness to, like that of silver.

  • Silver (verb)

    To make hoary, or white, like silver.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Gray (adjective)

    any color of neutral hue between white and black; white mixed with black, as the color of pepper and salt, or of ashes, or of hair whitened by age; sometimes, a dark mixed color; as, the soft gray eye of a dove.

  • Gray (adjective)

    Gray-haired; gray-headed; of a gray color; hoary.

  • Gray (adjective)

    Old; mature; as, gray experience.

  • Gray (adjective)

    gloomy; dismal.

  • Gray (noun)

    A gray color; any mixture of white and black; also, a neutral or whitish tint.

  • Gray (noun)

    An animal or thing of gray color, as a horse, a badger, or a kind of salmon.

  • Gray (noun)

    the Confederate army or a soldier in the confederate army; as, a battle between the blue and the gray.

  • Gray (noun)

    the SI unit of absorbed dosage of ionizing radiation, equal to an absorbed energy of 1 joule per kilogram of irradiated material; - abbreviated Gy. This unit is 100 times the commonly used unit, the rad.

  • Silver (noun)

    A soft white metallic element, sonorous, ductile, very malleable, and capable of a high degree of polish. It is found native, and also combined with sulphur, arsenic, antimony, chlorine, etc., in the minerals argentite, proustite, pyrargyrite, ceragyrite, etc. Silver is one of the "noble" metals, so-called, not being easily oxidized, and is used for coin, jewelry, plate, and a great variety of articles. Symbol Ag (Argentum). Atomic weight 107.7. Specific gravity 10.5.

  • Silver (noun)

    Coin made of silver; silver money.

  • Silver (noun)

    Anything having the luster or appearance of silver.

  • Silver (noun)

    The color of silver.

  • Silver (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to silver; made of silver; as, silver leaf; a silver cup.

  • Silver (adjective)

    Resembling silver.

  • Silver (adjective)

    Precious; costly.

  • Silver

    To cover with silver; to give a silvery appearance to by applying a metal of a silvery color; as, to silver a pin; to silver a glass mirror plate with an amalgam of tin and mercury.

  • Silver

    To polish like silver; to impart a brightness to, like that of silver.

  • Silver

    To make hoary, or white, like silver.

  • Silver (verb)

    To acquire a silvery color.

Webster Dictionary
  • Gray (noun)

    a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black

  • Gray (noun)

    gray clothing;

    "he was dressed in gray"

  • Gray (noun)

    any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are gray;

    "the Confederate army was a vast gray"

  • Gray (noun)

    horse of a light grey or whitish color

  • Gray (noun)

    English poet best known for his elegy written in a country church-yard (1716-1771)

  • Gray (noun)

    American navigator who twice circumnavigated the globe and who discovered the Columbia River (1755-1806)

  • Gray (noun)

    United States botanist who specialized in North American flora and who was an early supporter of Darwin's theories of evolution (1810-1888)

  • Gray (verb)

    make gray;

    "The painter decided to grey the sky"

  • Gray (verb)

    turn gray;

    "Her hair began to gray"

  • Gray (adjective)

    an achromatic color of any lightness between the extremes of black and white;

    "gray flannel suit"

    "hair just turning gray"

  • Gray (adjective)

    showing characteristics of age, especially having gray or white hair;

    "whose beard with age is hoar"

    "nodded his hoary head"

  • Gray (adjective)

    darkened with overcast;

    "a dark day"

    "a dull sky"

    "a gray rainy afternoon"

    "gray clouds"

    "the sky was leaden and thick"

  • Gray (adjective)

    used to signify the Confederate forces in the Civil War (who wore gray uniforms);

    "a stalwart gray figure"

  • Gray (adjective)

    intermediate in character or position;

    "a gray area between clearly legal and strictly illegal"

  • Silver (noun)

    a soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography

  • Silver (noun)

    coins made of silver

  • Silver (noun)

    a light shade of gray

  • Silver (noun)

    silverware eating utensils

  • Silver (noun)

    a medal made of silver (or having the appearance of silver) that is usually awarded for winning second place in a competition

  • Silver (verb)

    coat with a layer of silver or a silver amalgam;

    "silver the necklace"

  • Silver (verb)

    make silver in color;

    "Her worries had silvered her hair"

  • Silver (verb)

    turn silver;

    "The man's hair silvered very attractively"

  • Silver (adjective)

    made from or largely consisting of silver;

    "silver bracelets"

  • Silver (adjective)

    having the white lustrous sheen of silver;

    "a land of silver (or silvern) rivers where the salmon leap"

    "repeated scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen"

  • Silver (adjective)

    lustrous gray; covered with or tinged with the color of silver;

    "silvery hair"

  • Silver (adjective)

    expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively;

    "able to dazzle with his facile tongue"

    "silver speech"

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