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synonyms for granite

  • Dove
  • ash
  • ashen
  • battleship
  • cinereal
  • clouded
  • dingy
  • drab
  • dusky
  • dusty
  • heather
  • iron
  • lead
  • leaden
  • livid
  • mousy
  • neutral
  • oyster
  • pearly
  • peppery
  • powder
  • sere
  • shaded
  • silvered
  • silvery
  • slate
  • smoky
  • somber
  • stone
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How to use granite in a sentence

There’s nothing for the snow to bond to except for itself and granite.
THE HISTORIC SKI DESCENT OF HALF DOMECHRIS VAN LEUVENFEBRUARY 25, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
To my back was an outrageous view of the Sphinx, a massive granite sentinel that towers ominously over the entire valley.
STANDING UP TO A BEAR IN KINGS CANYONEMILY PENNINGTONFEBRUARY 24, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Yosemite features some of the world’s tallest granite walls, a parade of thundering waterfalls, and colossal domes and peaks carved in part by the ferocious power of ancient glaciers and volcanoes.
THE ULTIMATE YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK TRAVEL GUIDESHAWNTÉ SALABERTFEBRUARY 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
In summer and fall, rock climbers go to City of Rocks National Reserve in southern Idaho—about three hours north of Salt Lake City or ten-plus hours from Seattle—to scale the granite faces the park is known for.
4 AWESOME WINTER ROAD TRIPS TO NATIONAL PARKSMEGAN MICHELSONFEBRUARY 11, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Most—though not all—activities involve finding ways to engage with it, whether that’s hiking along the coast, climbing the many pink granite cliffs, or kayaking or sailing to its offshore islands.
THE ULTIMATE ACADIA NATIONAL PARK TRAVEL GUIDEVIRGINIA M. WRIGHTFEBRUARY 8, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Why not have sought out the pure white lime-rocks of the flat country, or the grey granite of the hills?
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
On the opposite side of the stream, set back about thirty paces from the brink, stood a granite boulder.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The Piedmont also has a great variety of rocks, including granite and soapstone which are currently commercially important.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
It is protected by a stupendous granite breakwater, costing many millions and affording a delightful promenade on a fine day.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
The hills of Mount Upstart are of primitive form, and were judged to be composed of granite.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GRANITE

  • Dove
  • ash
  • ashen
  • battleship
  • cinereal
  • clouded
  • dingy
  • drab
  • dusky
  • dusty
  • granite
  • heather
  • iron
  • lead
  • leaden
  • livid
  • mousy
  • neutral
  • oyster
  • pearly
  • peppery
  • powder
  • sere
  • shaded
  • silvered
  • silvery
  • slate
  • smoky
  • somber
  • stone
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.