slate-grey


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slate-grey

adj
(Colours) of a dark grey colour
n
(Colours) a dark grey colour
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.slate-grey - of the color of slate or granite; "the slaty sky of dawn"
achromatic, neutral - having no hue; "neutral colors like black or white"
Translations

slate-grey

[ˌsleɪtˈgreɪ]
A. ADJde color gris pizarra
B. Ngris m pizarra

slate-grey

[ˌsleɪtˈgreɪ] adjgrigio ardesia inv; (sky, storm clouds) → plumbeo/a
References in classic literature ?
Directly behind him, as a hound at heel, came the slate-grey thoat, his white belly shadowed by his barrel, his vivid yellow feet merging into the yellow of the moss beneath them.
She slipped off her coat and skirt and blouse, and stood doing her hair before the glass, a massive homely figure, her petticoat being so short that she stood on a pair of thick slate-grey legs.
JetView[TM] UV Chalkboard Film is available in 6 mils thick with a slate-grey textured finish.
FROM its sky-hugging mountains and slate-grey hillsides, to its mighty oak forests and picture-postcard valleys, the landscapes of North Wales have inspired countless poets and artists.
Piaget Altiplano 38 mm-diameter platinum watch is distinguished by a sublime slate-grey dial with hand-crafted guilloche decoration.
Dr Stephen Etheridge - a trombone player himself - has been awarded his PhD at the university, for a thesis entitled Slate-Grey Rain and Polished Euphoniums: Southern Pennine Brass Bands.
There are plenty of slate-grey skies and creepy coincidences prior to a finale that veers between graphic violence and deep implausibility.
On the exterior, the Midnight comes with 15in alloy wheels, an exclusive slate-grey metallic paint finish and a gloss-black exterior trim.
Slate-grey skies provided a gloomy backdrop for Peter Moores' last match as Lancashire coach and it was hands-in-pockets for fielders and rugs-and-collars for spectators with the floodlights on all day.
Graffiti artists daubed paint over a relief in the capital city of Sofia, totally transforming the slate-grey bronze tribute to the Red Army.
The English footballer bought the 1969 slate-grey Porsche 911, which is described as a "Steve McQueen replica", from a dealer in Preston who delivered it to him in London, the Mirror reported.
A vital crash scene for World War Z was to be filmed on Sunday but the script called for a background of slate-grey skies, normally no problem in our climate.