Pallidness
Pallidness Pal"lid*ness, n. The quality or state of being pallid; paleness; pallor; wanness. [1913 Webster]

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  • pallidness — noun see pallid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pallidness — See pallidly. * * * …   Universalium

  • pallidness — noun The characteristic of being pallid …   Wiktionary

  • pallidness — pal·lid·ness …   English syllables

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • luridness — noun 1. the journalistic use of subject matter that appeals to vulgar tastes the tabloids relied on sensationalism to maintain their circulation • Syn: ↑sensationalism • Derivationally related forms: ↑lurid, ↑sensationalistic (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • paleness — noun 1. unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress) • Syn: ↑lividness, ↑lividity, ↑luridness, ↑pallidness, ↑pallor, ↑wanness, ↑achromasia • …   Useful english dictionary

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