Adjective(1) showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair(2) ancient(3) covered with fine whitish hairs or down
(1) To argue that the legal ownership of firearms by the citizens are a source for criminals is a hoary old story that has been disproved over hundreds of years.(2) Plants here include prairie rose, nodding onion, gray-headed coneflower, butterfly weed, green milkweed, hoary puccoon, and even eastern prickly pear cactus.(3) He was that old, hoary kind of Fleet Street hack with newsprint-stained fingers.(4) For blossoming from this scoundrel's chin was a hoary beard of such robustness and grooming that it called to mind a cloud brought to the shape of a man's face by the Lord himself.(5) Ms Lloyd said hoary cress had an extensive root system that choked grain and horticulture crops and pastures.(6) Hawaii may have no native terrestrial mammals, but the islands do harbor one native aquatic mammal, the monk seal, and one native flying mammal, the hoary bat.(7) The islands' biggest native mammal is the hoary bat.(8) They had long been sailing west upon their expeditious and stead ship, the sun had now sat upon her throne, and her red and gold stallions that drew her chariot pranced among the hoary clouds.(9) The endangered Hawaiian hoary bat also roosts there.(10) He stands to guide me to the door, then stops to point out a photo of himself looking somewhat starstruck and goofy-grinned beside four hoary men, his mayoral predecessors.(11) It is an odd moment for parents when their children's answers to that hoary old question ├ö├ç├┐what do you want to be when you grow up?├ö├ç├û(12) Better late than never├ö├ç├û is one of those hoary aphorisms hauled out by those who prefer soundbites to scrutiny.(13) No amphibian or terrestrial reptile, and only one terrestrial mammal, the hoary bat, completed the journey on its own.(14) Eric gazed into the small, hoary , glass-like balls.(15) The refuse dump-sewage lagoons had the largest numbers of waterfowl, herring gulls, and hoary redpolls, but the lowest diversity index.(16) While some WWII casualties have been salvaged, many of the wrecks that litter the unique Rock Island eco-system are full of marine life and hoary artefacts.
1. grayish-white ::
2. gray-haired ::
3. rusty ::
4. canescent ::
5. grizzly ::
1. modern ::
2. new ::
3. recent ::
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