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grizzled

[ griz-uhld ]
/ ˈgrɪz əld /
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Definition of grizzled

adjective
having gray or partly gray hair.
gray or partly gray.
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Origin of grizzled

1350–1400; Middle English. See grizzle1, -ed3

OTHER WORDS FROM grizzled

un·griz·zled, adjective

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH grizzled

grisly, gristly, grizzled , grizzly
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British Dictionary definitions for grizzled

grizzled
/ (ˈɡrɪzəld) /

adjective
streaked or mixed with grey; grizzly; griseous
having grey or partly grey hair
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