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hoary
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

2 uses
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Definition
old-fashioned

or more rarely:  appearing old

even more rarely:  covered with fine whitish hairs or down
  • He lifted his heavy eyes and saw leaning over him a huge willow-tree, old and hoary.
    1.6 -- Book 1 Chapter 6 -- The Old Forest (58% in)
  • Heed no hoary willow!
    1.6 -- Book 1 Chapter 6 -- The Old Forest (90% in)

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