Share this entry

hoary

Synonyms of hoary in English:

adjective

  • 1 hoary cobwebs
    grayish-white, gray, white, snowy, silver, silvery;
    frosty
    literary rimy
  • 2 a hoary old man
    gray-haired, white-haired, silver-haired, grizzled;
    elderly, aged, old, ancient, venerable
    informal over the hill
    [Antonyms] young
  • Definition of hoary in:

    Share this entry

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources