Definition Of ashy
covered with, consisting of, or resembling ashes.
an ashy sediment
of a pale grayish color; ashen.
the ashy shadows of the mountains
Example Of ashy
A concentration of burned clay and ashy soil was found against the west wall of the room, between a projection of the bedrock and a single stone.
At the farthest end was a wood partition with a door, and on it was drawn, in charcoal or some other ashy stuff, the outline of a great black bird, its wings spread, its beak gaping open.
‘You should have pulled that out a few seconds sooner,’ said Bill, trying to spit out the ashy taste in his mouth.
Come Saturday, get the grill going - red hot coals in the middle, white, ashy ones all around.
Daniel ran his finger along the tablecloth, leaving a trail of ashy fingerprints.