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ash·en1

ashen1

 
 
pronunciation:
ae shn
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: consisting of, reduced to, or resembling ashes.
The ashen remains of the logs lay in the fireplace grate.
similar words:
ashy
definition 2: of the color of ashes; very pale.
Her ashen complexion suggested she was either very frightened or very ill.
synonyms:
ashy
similar words:
blanched, cadaverous, colorless, ghastly, gray, light, livid, pale, pallid, wan, washed-out
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