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synonyms for graybeard

  • elder
  • founder
  • grandfather
  • ruler
  • ancestor
  • architect
  • author
  • chief
  • creator
  • father
  • gaffer
  • generator
  • head
  • inventor
  • maker
  • master
  • originator
  • paterfamilias
  • senior
  • sire
  • old man

antonyms for graybeard

MOST RELEVANT
  • servant
  • matriarch
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How to use graybeard in a sentence

This year’s crop of rookies have joined a league in which graybeards Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Ryan Fitzpatrick and Ben Roethlisberger are all expected to start full-time.
THE NFL HAS CHANGED HOW IT DRAFTS QUARTERBACKSTY SCHALTERMAY 25, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The old man had taken the young man's part, and the youth that of the graybeard.
HISTORY OF THE GREAT REFORMATION, VOLUME IVJ. H. MERLE D'AUBIGN
All three phases of time belong to man, the past to the graybeard, the future to youth, and the present to childhood.
THE BURGOMASTER'S WIFE, COMPLETEGEORG EBERS
What charm could such a one as she is find in a graybeard like myself?
THE LAUGHING MILL AND OTHER STORIESJULIAN HAWTHORNE
Take that, honest graybeard, for the old hunter (forces a heavy purse upon him).
THE ROBBERSFRIEDRICH SCHILLER
A graybeard with a young face came out rubbing the sleep from his eyes.
THE MAGNETIC NORTHELIZABETH ROBINS (C. E. RAIMOND)
Never was a young man snatched from a circle of loving friends with tenderer regret than this old graybeard.
AGESILAUSXENOPHON
Then he relinquished the controls to the graybeard beside him, and motioned Nat to precede him into the stateroom.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, AUGUST 1930VARIOUS
He clapped Nat on the shoulder again, and called the graybeard to conduct him back to his prison.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, AUGUST 1930VARIOUS
Strother (now an active graybeard) was profoundly stirred by the outbreak of the rebellion.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, VOL. XII. NO. 31. OCTOBER, 1873.VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO GRAYBEARD

  • ancestor
  • architect
  • author
  • chief
  • creator
  • elder
  • father
  • founder
  • gaffer
  • generator
  • grandfather
  • graybeard
  • head
  • inventor
  • maker
  • master
  • old man
  • originator
  • paterfamilias
  • ruler
  • senior
  • sire
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.