Pronunciation of Sallow
/sˈalə͡ʊ/, /sˈaləʊ/, /s_ˈa_l_əʊ/
Synonyms for sallow:
Other synonyms and related words:
pale, unhealthy (adjective)
ecru, amber, mustard, citron, honey, sunshine, crocus, straw, saffron, jasmine, primrose, sulfur, dandelion, jaundiced, sandy, golden, honey-colored, Flaxen, goldenrod, maize, gilded, yellow, buff, fallow, Aurin, tawny, canary, Xanthic, chartreuse, sunny, gold, lemon, buttery, champagne, Cream-colored.
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for sallow:
- The priest's sallow face flushed. - "The Great Mogul", Louis Tracy.
- He looked up at his clock, and the clock's sallow round face looked down at him, pointing out how time was getting on, and kept on its monotonous chick chack, as the old pendulum swung from side to side. - "The Man with a Shadow", George Manville Fenn.
- But with poor, fat, straw- colored Anne on one side, and black- and- sallow, foreign- looking, man- voiced Mary on the other, the thoroughly English Princess Elizabeth took London by storm on the spot. - "Elizabethan Sea Dogs", William Wood.