Origin of ash gray
Examples from the Web for ash gray
In a few days the town of Brussels swarmed with ash-gray garments, such as were usually worn by mendicant friars and penitents.
His hair is flaxen, falling into the ash-gray or darker; fine copious flowing hair, while he wore it natural.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Volume IV. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
The oxide is of an ash-gray colour, and is obtained by precipitation with an alkali from the solution of the muriate or nitrate.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Here and there were patches of vivid green bilberry, silvery spagnum, or ash-gray burnt fibre.Mrs. Severn, Vol. 1 (of 3)|Mary Elizabeth Carter
Trees or shrubs three to ten feet high, with ash-gray bark and branchlets occasionally spinescent.The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits|Mary Elizabeth Parsons