Tallow-faced Tal"low-faced`, a. Having a sickly complexion; pale. --Burton. [1913 Webster]

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  • tallow-faced — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : having a sickly pale or yellow complexion * * * tallˈow faced adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑tallow …   Useful english dictionary

  • pasty — adj 1. doughy; sticky, gluey, gluelike, glutinous; gummy, gumbo, mucilaginous; viscous, viscid. 2. pale, pallid, wan, sallow, tallow, waxen; anemic, sickly, pale faced, tallow faced, whey faced …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • colorless — Synonyms and related words: abstract, achromatic, achromic, aloof, anemic, arid, ashen, ashy, barren, blah, blanched, bland, blank, bled white, bloodless, blurry, boring, cadaverous, characterless, chloranemic, cold, dead, deadly pale, deathly… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • haggard — Synonyms and related words: abandoned, achromatic, achromic, amok, anemic, angular, ashen, ashy, attenuated, bellowing, berserk, bigoted, bled white, bloodless, blue, cadaverous, careworn, carried away, chloranemic, colorless, corpselike, dead,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • wan — Synonyms and related words: achromatic, achromic, anemic, apathetic, ashen, ashy, benumbed, blanch, blanched, blase, bleach, bleach out, bleached, bled white, bloodless, blue, bored, cadaverous, change color, chloranemic, colorless, corpselike,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • achromic — Synonyms and related words: achromatic, anemic, ashen, ashy, bled white, bloodless, cadaverous, chloranemic, colorless, dead, deadly pale, deathly pale, dim, dimmed, dingy, discolored, dull, etiolated, exsanguinated, exsanguine, exsanguineous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • anemic — Synonyms and related words: achromatic, achromic, allergic, apoplectic, arthritic, ashen, ashy, asthenic, bilious, bled white, bloodless, cadaverous, cancerous, chicken, chloranemic, chlorotic, colicky, colorless, consumptive, cowardly, dead,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ashen — Synonyms and related words: Quaker colored, achromatic, achromic, acier, adust, aghast, anemic, appalled, ashy, astounded, awed, awestricken, awestruck, blanched, bleached, bled white, blistered, bloodless, burned, burnt, burnt up, cadaverous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bloodless — Synonyms and related words: achromatic, achromic, anemic, anesthetic, arid, ashen, ashy, asthenic, at peace, barren, blah, blank, bled white, cadaverous, calm, characterless, chicken, chloranemic, cold, colorless, concordant, cowardly, dead,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cadaverous — Synonyms and related words: achromatic, achromic, anemic, ashen, ashy, attenuated, bled white, bloodless, blue, chloranemic, colorless, corpselike, dead, deadly, deadly pale, deathlike, deathly, deathly pale, dim, dimmed, dingy, discolored, dull …   Moby Thesaurus

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