grey-headed

[ grey-hed-id ]

adjective
  1. a variant of gray-headed.

Words Nearby grey-headed

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use grey-headed in a sentence

  • All servants are called "boys" here, even if they are grey-headed; our man is probably about five-and-twenty.

  • How strangely changed are things when a grey-headed shepherd does not know the names of his hills!

    The Hills and the Vale | Richard Jefferies
  • Their leader was a small grey-headed man with trembling hands and very indistinct enunciation.

  • He was a man much older, more meagre of body, grey-headed, with an odd sidelong expression in his eyes.

    Joan of the Sword Hand | S(amuel) R(utherford) Crockett
  • Of such are the redstart, the grey-headed flycatcher, the snipe and the majority of the game birds.