- greyish white；(of a person) old and having grey or white hair
- 1. greyish white hoary cobwebs 同義詞
- ▪ (of a person) old and having grey or white hair a hoary old fellow with a face of white stubble 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ used in names of animals and plants covered with whitish fur or short hairs, e.g. hoary bat, hoary cress.
- 2. overused and unoriginal; trite the hoary old adage often used by Fleet Street editors 同義詞 反義詞
- grayish white: hoary cobwebs
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