Adjective(1) abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress(2) (of light, or wan(3) lacking in vitality or interest or effectiveness
(1) These guys never go home, they're all white and pallid and beefy.(2) I looked at her; her usually glowing face was pallid .(3) But there's something about politics that, for most MPs, makes the civilian lifestyle pallid , tedious and even a bit scary.(4) He nodded and smiled, lifting his palm to brush away some stray pieces of hair from her pallid face.(5) He is a bland, pallid individual who seems to have nothing but the interests and passions of his dead relatives to guide him through life.(6) Perhaps aware that his male characters were pallid , he created a sub-plot featuring a romantic highwayman.(7) But despite all her highly charged sexuality, she's a rather pallid character with predictable sensibilities.(8) Her aged face was pallid , her chest failed to move under her ragged brown garments.(9) The dark atmosphere made it hard for me to see clearly, but I saw his pallid face under his dark hood.(10) It just sat there on the plate, stolid, pallid , and completely lacking in anything even approaching meal appeal.(11) Instead, too often they are bland and pallid readings of the surface of reality: events and names and dates without perspective.(12) The reclusive teenager was determined to tan his pallid body, but did not want to expose his feeble frame to others.(13) I could see, even in the dim light of my fading lamp, that his skin was pasty and pallid , his eyes dark and cloudy.(14) He was breathing hard, as if he had been running, and his pallid face shone bright with sweat.(15) Her eyes were dull with sorrow and her cheeks would have been deathly pallid if not for the rogue she heavily slathered onto her cheeks.(16) She gingerly touched the pallid white gauze, then was brought back to the present by the burning smell coming from her toast.
(1) thin and pallid :: dun en bleek
1. pale ::
2. insipid ::
3. wan ::
1. blooming ::
2. florid ::
3. flush ::
4. red ::
5. rosy ::
6. rubicund ::
7. ruddy ::
8. sanguine ::
Different Formspallid, pallidly, pallidness
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