ashen

  • 1Ashen — Entwickler Torus Games Publisher …

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  • 2Ashen — could mean: *Dr Stuart Ashen, best known for YouTube clips that humorously satirizing poor retro games and low quality devices. *Made from ash wood *Having a colour resembling ash (the unburnable solid remains of a fire). In a medical context,… …

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  • 3Ashen — Ash en, a. [See {Ash}, the tree.] Of or pertaining to the ash tree. Ashen poles. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4Ashen — Ash en, a. Consisting of, or resembling, ashes; of a color between brown and gray, or white and gray. [1913 Webster] The ashen hue of age. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5Ashen — Ash en, n., obs. pl. for {Ashes}. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6ashen — made of ash wood, c.1300; see ASH (Cf. ash) (2) + EN (Cf. en) (2); meaning ash colored, whitish gray, deadly pale is 1808, from ASH (Cf. ash) (1) …

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  • 7ashen — ashy, livid, pallid, wan, *pale Analogous words: *ghastly, grim, macabre: blanched, bleached, decolorized (see WHITEN) …

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  • 8ashen — [adj] gray anemic, blanched, cadaverous, colorless, ghastly, gray, leaden, pale, pallid, pasty, sallow, wan, white; concept 618 …

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  • 9ashen — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ very pale through shock, fear, or illness …

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  • 10ashen — ashen1 [ash′ən] adj. 1. of ashes 2. like ashes, esp. in color; pale; pallid SYN. PALE1 ashen2 [ash′ən] adj. Archaic 1. of the ash tree 2. made of its wood …

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  • 11ashen — [[t]æ̱ʃ(ə)n[/t]] ADJ Someone who is ashen looks very pale, especially because they are ill, shocked, or frightened. He was ashen and trembling... He fell back, shocked, his face ashen. Syn: pallid …

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  • 12ashen — adjective /ˈæʃ.ɪn/ a) Made from the wood of the ash tree. An ashen bow and quiver of arrows beside. b) Of or resembling ashes. A fine, ashen dust hung in the air …

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  • 13ashen — ash|en [ˈæʃən] adj 1.) looking very pale because you are ill, shocked, or frightened = ↑white ▪ His face was ashen. 2.) literary pale grey in colour ▪ ashen hills …

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  • 14ashen — I. adjective Date: before 12th century of, relating to, or made from ash wood II. adjective Date: 14th century resembling ashes (as in color); especially deadly pale < a face ashen and haggard > …

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  • 15ashen — ashen1 /ash euhn/, adj. 1. ash colored; gray. 2. extremely pale; drained of color; pallid: His face was ashen. 3. consisting of ashes. [1350 1400; ME; see ASH1, EN2] Syn. 1. ashy. 2. pasty, colorless. ashen2 /ash euhn/, adj …

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  • 16ashen — adj. Ashen is used with these nouns: ↑cheek …

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  • 17ashen — adjective being a pale grey colour like ash: her ashen face …

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  • 18ashen — adjective an ashen complexion Syn: pale, wan, pasty, gray, ashy, colorless, sallow, pallid, anemic, white, waxen, ghostly, pale faced, bloodless; rare etiolated, lymphatic See note at pale II 2 …

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  • 19ashen — I ash•en [[t]ˈæʃ ən[/t]] adj. 1) ash colored; gray 2) extremely pale; pallid; pasty: ashen cheeks[/ex] 3) consisting of ashes • Etymology: 1350–1400 II ash•en [[t]ˈæʃ ən[/t]] adj. 1) pln pertaining to the ash tree or its timber 2) made of wood&#8230; …

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  • 20ashen — I. /ˈæʃən / (say ashuhn) adjective 1. ash coloured; grey: ashen faced. 2. consisting of ashes. {ash1 + en2} II. /ˈæʃən / (say ashuhn) adjective 1. relating to the ash tree or its timber. 2. made of wood from the ash tree. { …

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