gry

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gry (plural gries)

  1. (archaic) A small amount.
  2. (archaic) One hundredth of an inch in the decimal system of measurement devised by John Locke

Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation

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Noun[edit]

gry (plural grys)

  1. Abbreviation of gray or grey (the color)

Adjective[edit]

gry (not comparable)

  1. Abbreviation of grey or gray (the color)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γρῦ (grû).

Noun[edit]

gry n (indeclinable)

  1. the least amount; scrap, crumb
  2. dirt under the fingernails

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

gry (imperative gry, present tense gryr, passive -, simple past grydde, past participle grydd, present participle gryende)

  1. (of a day) to dawn, begin to get light

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

gry (present tense gryr, past tense grydde, past participle grydd/grytt, passive infinitive gryast, present participle gryande, imperative gry)

  1. to dawn (a day)

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gry

  1. genitive singular of gra
  2. nominative plural of gra
  3. accusative plural of gra
  4. vocative plural of gra

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

gry n

  1. grit (personal trait; in the expression gott gry), courage, spirit
    Det är gott gry i dig!
    Attaboy!

Verb[edit]

gry

  1. to dawn
    Innan en ny dag gryr
    Before a new day dawns

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