battleship gray


noun
  1. a subdued bluish gray.

Origin of battleship gray

1
An Americanism dating back to 1825–35

Other words from battleship gray

  • bat·tle·ship-gray, adjective

Words Nearby battleship gray

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How to use battleship gray in a sentence

  • This work confirmed the conclusion of the author and others that our battleship gray was too dark.

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