KJV Dictionary Definition: hoariness


HOARINESS, n. from hoary. The state of being white, whitish or gray; as the hoariness of the hair or head of old men.


HOARY, n. See Hoar. White or whitish; as the hoary willows.

1. White or gray with age; as hoary hairs; a hoary head.

Reverence the hoary head.

2. Moldy; mossy, or covered with a white pubescence.