Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Word of the Year is...

gray mule

Slang definitions & phrases for gray mule

gray mule

Related Terms

white mule

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for gray mule
Historical Examples
  • We started to go down the steps but found that "Benny's gray mule" was shut up tight.

  • He shortened the rope as he did so, getting closer to the gray mule.

    The Lost Wagon James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • As we walked along the street we noticed a sign over a stairway leading into a cellar which read, "Benny's gray mule."

  • So when a Blackamoor came along on a gray mule, Gud made a bargain and exchanged the great chariot for the mule.

    The Book of Gud Dan Spain
  • So she used to make her will and give away her gray mule every year, beforehand.

  • The next morning I saw Howard Byng in the adjoining wood, with the gray mule drawing the sled.

    Fighting Byng A. Stone
  • The gray mule was pounding toward the fallen man when Joe came between them and seized the lead rope.

    The Lost Wagon James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • And Axatalese the dwarf rode with Beaumains upon a gray mule, as his esquire.

Word of the Day

Word Value for gray

8
8
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for gray mule