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How to use graying in a sentence

A youngish, handsome man he was, with graying temples and keenly observant eyes.
THE MAN FROM TIMEFRANK BELKNAP LONG
Richard stepped from the tent; the sky was graying in the east; encampment—men, horses, all—were vague black shadows just visible.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Over in the east there was the first graying advance of the dawn.
JANE JOURNEYS ONRUTH COMFORT MITCHELL
The little graying man was at his elbow, staring at the screen with angry red eyes.
DERELICTALAN EDWARD NOURSE
A door leading from a room at his left opened and admitted a tall man with graying hair.
THE MEMORY OF MARSRAYMOND F. JONES
The Crown Prince was a man of middle age, graying at the temples, with the glassy stare that betrayed contact lenses.
SPACE VIKINGHENRY BEAM PIPER
He was afraid of her—the small, severe woman with graying hair suddenly bursting out in such frenzy.
SONS AND LOVERSDAVID HERBERT LAWRENCE
Suddenly, with boyish awkwardness, he pulled the sobbing little woman to him and leaned his young cheek on her graying hair.
STILL JIMHONOR WILLSIE MORROW
Nehmon rose, his gaunt face and graying hair belying the youthful movement of his body.
THE LINKALAN EDWARD NOURSE
That bright star--almost the only one left in the graying sky--has but the age of an infant.
WHO GOES THERE?BLACKWOOD KETCHAM BENSON

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