Hoary – meaning of the word and example

Very old and familiar and therefore not interesting or funny. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Gray or white with or as if with age. (Merriam – Webster)

Extremely old : Ancient. (Merriam – Webster)

If you describe a problem or subject as hoary, you mean that it is old and familiar. (Collins Dictionary)

Greyish white. (Oxford Dictionaries)

(of a person) old and having grey or white hair. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Example

Hoary Marmot

https://www.nps.gov/articles/hoary-marmot.htm

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