Lividness
Lividness Liv"id*ness (l[i^]v"[i^]d*n[e^]s), n. Lividity. --Walpole. [1913 Webster]

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  • lividness — livid ► ADJECTIVE 1) informal furiously angry. 2) having a dark inflamed appearance. DERIVATIVES lividity noun lividly adverb lividness noun. ORIGIN Latin lividus, from livere be bluish …   English terms dictionary

  • lividness — noun see livid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lividness — See lividity. * * * …   Universalium

  • lividness — noun The state or condition of being livid (dark or pallid). Syn: lividity …   Wiktionary

  • lividness — n. quality of being livid; paleness, grayness (of the skin, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lividness — liv·id·ness …   English syllables

  • lividness — noun unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress) • Syn: ↑lividity, ↑luridness, ↑paleness, ↑pallidness, ↑pallor, ↑wanness, ↑achromasia • Derivationally relate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Purple — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Purple >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 purple purple &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 blue and red blue and red bishop s purple Sgm: N 1 aniline dyes aniline dyes gridelin amethyst Sgm: N 1 purpure purpure …   English dictionary for students

  • achromasia — noun unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress) • Syn: ↑lividness, ↑lividity, ↑luridness, ↑paleness, ↑pallidness, ↑pallor, ↑wanness • Derivationally related …   Useful english dictionary

  • lividity — noun 1. a state of fury so great the face becomes discolored • Derivationally related forms: ↑livid • Hypernyms: ↑fury, ↑rage, ↑madness 2. unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress) • Syn …   Useful english dictionary

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