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pallid

pal·lid

pallid

 
 
pronunciation:
pae lihd
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: pale or whitened; lacking color.
The girl's pallid complexion was of concern to the doctor.
synonyms:
cadaverous, ghastly, pale, wan
antonyms:
florid
similar words:
ashen, blanched, bloodless, chalky, colorless, drawn, green, light, livid, pasty, sickly, white
definition 2: lacking vividness, energy, or interest.
a pallid imitation of passion
synonyms:
dull, lackluster, pale, wan
similar words:
banal, bland, bloodless, colorless, dim, faint, jejune, sickly, tired, watery, wishy-washy
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derivations: pallidly (adv.), pallidness (n.)