battleship-gray

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  • battleship gray — battleship gray, adj. a subdued bluish gray. [1825 35, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • battleship gray — noun : a nearly neutral slightly bluish medium gray that is darker than pearl called also Denver …   Useful english dictionary

  • battleship grey — BrE battleship gray AmE n [U] a medium grey colour >battleship grey adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • battleship — 1794, shortened from line of battle ship (1705), one large enough to take part in a main attack (formerly one of 74 plus guns); from BATTLE (Cf. battle) + SHIP (Cf. ship) (n.). Later in U.S. Navy in reference to a class of ships that carried guns …   Etymology dictionary

  • gray — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. dun, mousy, slaty, etc.; clouded, overcast, drab, dingy, dull, depressing, bleak; aged, old, venerable. See color, cloudiness, dejection, age. gray matter II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Between black… …   English dictionary for students

  • gray — / grey [adj] muted silver in color ash, ashen, battleship*, cinereal, clouded, dingy, dove, drab, dusky, dusty, granite, heather, iron, lead, leaden, livid, mousy, neutral, oyster, pearly, peppery, powder, sere, shaded, silvered, silvery, slate,… …   New thesaurus

  • Battleship — For other uses, see Battleship (disambiguation). The firepower of a battleship demonstrated by USS Iowa (ca. 1984) A battleship is a large armored warship with a main battery consisting of heavy caliber guns. Battleships were large …   Wikipedia

  • Variations of gray — Main article: Gray shades of gray redirects here. For other uses, see shades of gray (disambiguation). There are many tints and shades of the color gray. A selection of these various colors are shown below. Gray/Grey …   Wikipedia

  • Slate gray — Color coordinates Hex triplet #708090 RGBB (r …   Wikipedia

  • Nagato class battleship — The battleship Nagato Class overview Name: Nagato Operators …   Wikipedia

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