steel grey


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

steel grey

n
(Colours)
a. a dark grey colour, usually slightly purple
b. (as adjective): a steel-grey suit.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.steel grey - slightly purplish or bluish dark greysteel grey - slightly purplish or bluish dark grey
gray, grayness, greyness, grey - a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black
References in classic literature ?
There was a slight contraction of the forehead, an ominous glitter in his steel grey eyes.
Yet determined strode these ranks of steel grey Knowing not how to fight in the modern man's way Whence grenades and barbed wire, would have the last say - For courage means nothing to weapons that slay; So died they heroes, slaughtered by battling brothers.
Kate also wore a steel grey dress from her autumn/winter 2011 collection to the Dulwich Picture Gallery in March 2012.
It will be available in five colour options, snow white pearl, aurora black pearl, platinum graphite, steel grey and rich espresso.
Tenders are invited for Process apron (color- white, sky blue or steel grey
This zone consists primarily of thick beds of laminar pyrite with a few localized, steel grey sphalerite bands, and mottled textured sphalerite bands.
Anil Kumar, a 42-year-old Indian national living in Dubai, won a Chieftain (Steel Grey) motorbike in Series 347 with ticket number 0192.
The Sistine chapel may have exquisite frescoes adorning it's famous vaulted ceilings - but if Michaelangelo ever had the chance to gaze upon the steel grey skies of West Yorkshire framing the largest single span petrol station roof in northern Europe, I suspect he may have downed tools forever, having witnessed the pinnacle of man's artistic achievement in the shape of the BP garage.
Alain de royer-Dupre had only three weeks to prepare Vazirabad following a setback in the wake of his latest Dubai romp, but that was enough to have the steel grey son of Manduro force his way into the serious reckoning for next month's Ascot Gold Cup.
Standard paint is carbon steel grey metallic, along with side bars and a rear styling bar finished in matt black.