slate-grey


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slate-grey

adj
(Colours) of a dark grey colour
n
(Colours) a dark grey colour
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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"
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Translations

slate-grey

[ˌsleɪtˈgreɪ]
A. ADJde color gris pizarra
B. Ngris m pizarra
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

slate-grey

[ˌsleɪtˈgreɪ] adjgrigio ardesia inv; (sky, storm clouds) → plumbeo/a
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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.
But until his late, late intervention, it was opener Rahul (149) and Pant (114) who lit up a slate-grey final instalment before England bowled India out for 345.
But until his late intervention, it was opener Rahul (149) and Pant (114) who lit up a slate-grey final instalment before England bowled India out for 345.
JetView[TM] UV Chalkboard Film is available in 6 mils thick with a slate-grey textured finish.
Complete with slate-grey menus, the result is a fresh new look for a timeless design.
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.
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.