battleship gray


noun

a subdued bluish gray.

Nearby words

  1. battlement,
  2. battlements,
  3. battlepiece,
  4. battleplane,
  5. battleship,
  6. battlesome,
  7. battleworthy,
  8. battologize,
  9. battology,
  10. battue

Origin of battleship gray

An Americanism dating back to 1825–35

Related formsbat·tle·ship-gray, adjective

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