hoary [hawr-ee, hohr-ee]
adjective, hoarier, hoariest.
1. gray or white with age: an old dog with a hoary muzzle.
2. ancient or venerable: hoary myths.
3. tedious from familiarity; stale: Please don't tell that hoary joke at dinner again tonight.
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1. grizzled, grizzly; hoar.
2. old, dated, aged; venerated, revered.
Origin: 1520-30; hoar + -y
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