iepelēks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ie- +‎ pelēks (gray).

Adjective[edit]

iepelēks (def. iepelēkais; adv. iepelēki)

  1. with a tone of gray, grayish
    iepelēki acisgrayish eyes
    iepelēks uzvalksgrayish suit
    iepelēki mākoņigrayish clouds
    sniegs kļuvis iepelēks — the snow became grayish
    tā izskatījās kā liels, iepelēks kalnu vanags — it looked like a big, grayish mountain hawk
  2. (of days, mornings, etc.) gray, grayish (with dim, grayish light, as when the sky is overcast)
    iepelēka, apmākusies dienagrayish, cloudy day
    aiz loga ir iepelēks rīts — behind the window is a grayish morning

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