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Sometimes I see grayed text (for example in this answer, the word "very" is grayed).

So, how do people do it?

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See – fretje Mar 28 '11 at 20:40
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Using backticks (`).

Like this

It's primarily for inline code.

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Great. Thanks, it works – BЈовић Mar 28 '11 at 19:11

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