Definition of grey verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

grey

 verb
(especially British English)(usually North American English gray)verb
BrE BrE//ɡreɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡreɪ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they grey
BrE BrE//ɡreɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡreɪ//
 
he / she / it greys
BrE BrE//ɡreɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡreɪz//
 
past simple greyed
BrE BrE//ɡreɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡreɪd//
 
past participle greyed
BrE BrE//ɡreɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɡreɪd//
 
-ing form greying
BrE BrE//ˈɡreɪɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡreɪɪŋ//
 
Middle age
 
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[intransitive] (of hair) to become grey His hair was greying at the sides. a tall woman with greying hair See related entries: Middle age Word Origin Old English grǣg, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch grauw and German grau.