1. [ adjective ] showing characteristics of age, especially having gray or white hair
Synonyms: gray gray-haired hoary grey-haired grey hoar grey-headed white-haired gray-headed

"whose beard with age is hoar"-Coleridge "nodded his hoary head"

Related terms: old
2. [ noun ] (zoology) powerful brownish-yellow bear of the uplands of western North America
Synonyms: silvertip Ursus_horribilis Ursus_arctos_horribilis silver-tip grizzly_bear
Related terms: brown_bear
Similar spelling:   grizzle