a common, gray, wild goose, Anser anser, of Europe, that is the ancestor of most breeds of domestic goose.
a large grey Eurasian goose, Anser anser: the ancestor of many domestic breeds of goose US spelling graylag
/ˈɡreɪˌlɪst/ verb (transitive) 1. to hold (someone) in suspicion, without actually excluding him or her from a particular activity
- Grey literature
noun See gray literature
- Grey matter
noun 1. the greyish tissue of the brain and spinal cord, containing nerve cell bodies, dendrites, and bare (unmyelinated) axons Technical name substantia grisea Compare white matter 2. (informal) brains or intellect
[grey] /greɪ/ adjective, greyer, greyest, noun, verb (used with or without object) 1. 1 . /ɡreɪ/ adjective 1. of a neutral tone, intermediate between black and white, that has no hue and reflects and transmits only a little light 2. greyish in colour or having parts or marks that are greyish 3. dismal or dark, […]