Origin of grayish
Examples from the Web for grayish
The public observers were overwhelmingly male, most of them in jeans and grayish blazers.Norway Puts Hate on Trial, With Anders Behring Breivik’s Ugly Beliefs|Asne Seierstad|April 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The specific name griseus means gray, and probably has reference to the grayish color of the winter plumage.
There is a grayish or brown dark stripe from the nostril to the eye; the stripe continues to the groin.A Distributional Study of the Amphibians of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico|William E. Duellman
Far and wide the sea of verdure rolls around us, broken only by ridges of grayish rock and scarped cliffs of reddish basalt.Out-of-Doors in the Holy Land|Henry Van Dyke