Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Perhaps the grayer friend heard it, as he sat musing by the fire.

He was yellower and grayer, and he was getting testy and irascible.

The men began to shoot at gliding shadows, grayer than the gloom.

Welch Ptarmigan (L. welchi), found in Newfoundland, is said to be grayer in summer.

When I woke in the gray dawn, his face was grayer than that and more cold.

Day by day passed in the prison, each wearier and grayer than the other.

This species is like the latter except that it is grayer on the back of the head and neck.

The male of this species is like the eastern Cardinal but the female is said to be grayer.

Said to be slightly smaller and grayer than the common White-eyed Vireo.

Said to be grayer and the bill to average larger than that of the last.