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Pale

Antonyms for pale:

radiant, colored, clear, dark, colorful, glowing, bright, full, strong.

Synonyms for pale:

Sense 1

etiolate, blank, gray, fade, drawn, alabaster, ashy, enclosure, whiten, ghostly, silver.

Sense 2

leaden, ivory, washed-out, peaked, Waterish, bleach.

Sense 3

lurid, green, soft, watery.

Sense 4

fair.

Sense 6

weaken.

bar

barrier.

blanched

chalky.

blonde

blond.

deathlike

deathly.

discolored

livid.

pale

anemic, pasty.

rod

stake.

waxlike

waxen.

weaken

etiolate.

worse

sugar-coated, impoverished, degenerate, retrograde, inferior, retrogressive, backward, worst, worse.

all (adjective)

pallid.

blanched (adjective)

chalky.

cadaverous (adjective)

gaunt, wan, pallid, bloodless, death-like, sallow, emaciated, cadaverous, corpse-like, ashen, sickly, haggard.

colorless (adjective)

hueless, colorless, neutral, lackluster, dull, achromatic, bleached, faded, white, lusterless, toneless.

darkish (adjective)

dim.

dim (adjective)

opaque.

feeble (adjective)

anemic.

ghostly (adjective)

ghostly.

gray (adjective)

ashen.

light in color or effect (adjective)

faded, ghastly, dull, dim, lurid, bloodless, gray, sick, cadaverous, pallid, white, bleached, weak, haggard, colorless, washed-out, ashy, ashen, sallow, sickly, thin, pasty, wan, faint, waxen, livid, anemic.

washed-out (adjective)

washed-out.

Sense 2 (noun)

drawn, dim, green, faint, soft, chalky.

Sense 4 (noun)

alabaster, ivory, fair.

Sense 6 (noun)

bleach, etiolate.

artifact (noun)

picket.

outline (noun)

boundary.

wan (noun)

gray, ghostly, peaked, waxen, pasty, ashy, livid, anemic.

worse (noun)

inferior, impoverished, worse, retrogressive, worst, degenerate.

become, make lighter or weakened (verb)

blanch, whiten, fade.

Usage examples for pale:

  • Dr. Sellick began to turn pale. - "Cynthia Wakeham's Money", Anna Katharine Green.
  • That's how he is so pale! - "Cyrano de Bergerac", Edmond Rostand.
  • Why you get pale-? - "The White Desert", Courtney Ryley Cooper.

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