OTHER WORDS FROM greygreyly, adverbgreyness, nounun·greyed, adjective
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GREY VS. GRAY
What’s the difference between grey and gray?
In popular use, the two spellings are used interchangeably, though one spelling is often preferred in many places. The spelling grey is more common in British English, while gray is much more common in American English.
Remember: spell gray with an a in America, and spell grey with an e in England (among other places).
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The words grey and gray are always used to refer to slightly different colors.
How to use grey in a sentence
In place of the filtered ad will be a grey square, with the label “ad removed.”
And, they said, it’s unclear whether an ad subject to an “intervention” — but rendered as a grey box on the page — would still count as an impression on Google Ad Manager.
What should be happening and what is actually working are two different things that have created somewhat of a loophole and a grey area for SEO.Guide: How to structure a local SEO strategy for your business|Christian Carere|August 6, 2020|Search Engine Watch
“There are significant grey areas that are open to interpretation and require clarification from Apple,” said Matt Barash, svp of strategy and business development at mobile advertising company AdColony.
Grey also noted that parents have inquired about adding their kids to a district learning-only model and she plans to share the process for anyone interested when the district communicates the final reopening plan at the end of the month.North County Report: What We Know About Districts’ Reopening Plans|Kayla Jimenez|July 15, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Lacey Noonan's A Gronking to Remember makes 50 Shades of Grey look like Madame Bovary in terms of its literary sophistication.‘A Gronking to Remember’ Speed Read: 8 Naughtiest Bits|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Artists Under Hitler successfully manages to add some grey to the generally black-and-white conversation about Nazis and art.Top Nazis And Their Complicated Relationship With Artists|William O’Connor|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The acts Grey performs on Steele are all popular among BDSM enthusiasts.
We sat in rows of grey steel fold out chairs that faced a model of the compound in Abbottabad.
Here, only the twisting grey concrete under his tires disturbed the desolate wild.A Belgian Prince, Gorillas, Guerrillas & the Future of the Congo|Nina Strochlic|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Why not have sought out the pure white lime-rocks of the flat country, or the grey granite of the hills?
The handkerchief glimmered on the counter, more white than anything else in that grey dusk.
The Spanish men-of-war, which were always painted white, had their colour changed to dark grey like the American ships.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
It seemed; it truly seemed as if the tide of blue, grey, scarlet specks was submerging the enemy's strongholds.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
She turned her gaze away from the mirror, and saw Sarah's grey head inadvertently nodding, as it always nodded.
British Dictionary definitions for grey (1 of 2)
now esp US gray
Derived forms of greygreyish or mainly US grayish, adjectivegreyly or mainly US grayly, adverbgreyness or mainly US grayness, noun
Word Origin for grey
British Dictionary definitions for grey (2 of 2)
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