Part of speech:
Lacking clarity or distinctness:
Faintly or unclearly perceived; indistinct:
Unnaturally pale, as from physical or emotional distress.
Suggestive of death; corpselike:
Having no color; colorless.
To emit (light or energy) in rays or waves.
Of or like alabaster; esp., smooth and white
Of, relating to, or covered with ashes.
The definition of haggard is someone or something that looks worn, tired, unkept and/or unwell.
To bleach (endive, celery, etc.) by earthing up or covering so as to keep away light and improve the appearance, flavor, or tenderness
A pathological condition of plants that grow in places that provide insufficient light, as under stones. It is characterized by elongated stems and pale color due to lack of chlorophyll.
Having a healthy red color
The definition of pallid is someone who is abnormally pale, especially someone lacking in color.
Of or like paste in color or texture
Discolored, as from a bruise; black-and-blue.
Of or caused by a spectrum or spectra
Not bright, intense, or glaring; subdued
Lacking color or intensity
Of food or drink, having the rich taste or thick, smooth texture of cream, whether or not it actually contains cream.
Lacking color or intensity
Like chalk in color; dull white
Of a sickly yellowish hue or complexion.
The definition of a boundary is a line or something else that marks a limit or border.
(Obs.) A place of confinement
A barrier, as of wooden or metal posts, rails, wire mesh, etc., used as a boundary or means of protection or confinement
A lack of blood supply in an organ or tissue
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or minor interval) by a semitone.
To move or go around completely; make a circuit of:
To insert in an envelope, wrapper, etc., often along with something else
To fade is defined as to become less bright, to grow more faint, less popular, or less strong, or to begin to wither away and disappear.
(Printing) To cover or make illegible with white coloring. Often used with out.
Having high colour from exposure to the weather; ruddy-faced; disordered.
The definition of buxom is a woman with large breasts.
Having richness or depth:
Comparatively high on the scale of brightness:
Full of color or of vivid colors
Transmitting light, heat, or other radiation. Stars, for example, are radiant bodies.
To make or become bright or brighter.
To radiate thermal heat.
Just to all parties; equitable:
Of a pale or grayish yellow to yellowish white.
Resembling water; watery.
Lacking force or substance; weak or insipid:
Persuasive, effective, and cogent:
A prefix that means “prehistoric” (as in paleontology ) or “early or primitive” (as in Paleolithic ).
(Intransitive) To fly off; to turn aside.
Dull or dark:
Alternative form of green about the gills.
- Livid refers to a grayish-blue complexion, as of one in great rage or fear, but is also sometimes used now of a white or red complexion
- Ashen implies the grayish paleness of the skin as in death
- Wan suggests the paleness resulting from an emaciating illness
- Pallid suggests a paleness resulting from exhaustion, faintness, emotional strain, etc.
- Pale , in this comparison the least connotative of these words, implies merely an unnatural whiteness or colorlessness, often temporary, of the complexion
Find another word for pale. In this page you can discover 108 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pale, like: faint, dim, ashen, wan, anemic, deathlike, ghostly, cadaverous, achromic, radiate and alabaster.