Definition of greyly in English:


(US grayly)


  • See grey

    • ‘Morning light filtered grayly through the curtains and I dressed quietly not wishing to disturb the elderly person who had granted me such a night of quiet rest.’
    • ‘After the excellence of the first half, it sounded grayly uninspired.’
    • ‘There was something greyly uniform, even vaguely Soviet, about the British high street - a drab shabbiness that infected not just public buildings, but even shop fronts and street signs.’
    • ‘Sin and evil weren't black - he'd argued the point with a priest - but were greyly anonymous.’
    • ‘We climbed a narrow staircase that led to a dusty office lit grayly by one narrow window.’