gries

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

gries

  1. plural of gry

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Low German, from Middle Low German grîs, from Old Saxon grīs, from Proto-Germanic *grīsaz (grey). Doublet of greis (aged, grey-haired) and Greis (old man).

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Adjective[edit]

gries (comparative grieser, superlative am griesesten)

  1. (regional, northern and western Germany, rather rare) grey, greyish (chiefly of hair and weather)
    Bei all den griesen Wolken kann man ja depressiv werden...
    You could get depressive with all those grey clouds...

Synonyms[edit]

  • grau (the normal word)

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Low German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Cognate to German Greis, Dutch grijs.

Adjective[edit]

gries (comparative grieser, superlative griesest)

  1. grey

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