What does grizzly mean?

Definitions for grizzly
ˈgrɪz ligriz·zly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. grizzly, grizzly bear, silvertip, silver-tip, Ursus horribilis, Ursus arctos horribilis(adj)

    powerful brownish-yellow bear of the uplands of western North America

  2. grey, gray, grey-haired, gray-haired, grey-headed, gray-headed, grizzly, hoar, hoary, white-haired(adj)

    showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair

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

Wiktionary

  1. grizzly(Noun)

    A grizzly bear.

    Shotgun blast kills charging grizzly!

    Etymology: From grizzle.

  2. grizzly(Adjective)

    Grey-haired, greyish.

    Etymology: From grizzle.

  3. grizzly(Adjective)

    [Listed by Merriam-Webster Unabridged as a legitimate variant spelling.]

    Etymology: From grizzle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grizzly(adj)

    somewhat gray; grizzled

  2. Grizzly(noun)

    a grizzly bear. See under Grizzly, a

  3. Grizzly(adj)

    in hydraulic mining, gratings used to catch and throw out large stones from the sluices

Freebase

  1. Grizzly

    Grizzly is a 1976 horror film directed by William Girdler. The film is about an 18-foot man-eating Grizzly bear that terrorizes a National Forest. It stars Christopher George, Andrew Prine and Richard Jaeckel. Widely considered a Jaws rip-off, Grizzly used many of the same plot devices as its shark predecessor, a huge box office success during the previous year 1975. In 1983, a sequel Grizzly II: The Predator was shot, but never released. The abortive project provided early roles for both Charlie Sheen and George Clooney. The giant grizzly bear in the film was portrayed by the mother of Bart the Bear.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grizzly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grizzly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of grizzly in a Sentence

  1. The National:

    Yellowstone regulations require visitors to stay 100 yards from black and grizzly bears at all times. The best defense is to stay a safe distance from bears and use binoculars, a telescope or telephoto lens to get a closer look.

  2. Gregg Losinski:

    If you can't de-list the Yellowstone grizzly population, there is no other species in the world that can ever be de-listed.

  3. Yellowstone National Park:

    As managers of Yellowstone National Park, we balance the preservation of park resources with public safety, our decision takes into account the facts of the case, the goals of the bear management program and the long-term viability of the grizzly bear population as a whole, rather than an individual bear.

  4. Sylvia Fallon:

    The Endangered Species Act has been tremendously successful at saving this population and preventing its demise, And retaining those valuable protections until the Yellowstone grizzly population is more robust and its future more certain is the best way to turn that past success into true recovery.

  5. Gregg Losinski:

    This holy mountain of ours, Bear Butte, is named because of the mightiness of the grizzly, we have a lot of history with this great animal and many stories. Grizzlies are like humans. We respect them for being like us.

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