- a very pale bluish gray.
Origin of pearl gray
First recorded in 1790–1800
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Examples from the Web for pearl gray
My days slip by like pearl-gray beads on a rosary, Michael Daragh.Jane Journeys On
Ruth Comfort Mitchell
She could see his face distinctly, silhouetted on the pearl-gray wall.Satan Sanderson
Hallie Erminie Rives
He wore a checked suit and a pearl-gray hat with a broad brim.A Yankee Flier with the R.A.F.
Rutherford G. Montgomery
And the letter concluded with a postscript: "Pearl-gray gloves."That Unfortunate Marriage, Vol. 2(of 3)
Frances Eleanor Trollope
"A pearl-gray glove, nearly new," sighed Octavia, mournfully.Whirligigs