pallid

Part of speech: adjective

Pale; wan; feeble in color.

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Usage examples "pallid":

  1. More delicate than Ophiotheca vermicularis, and distinguished by its pallid color throughout. - "The Myxomycetes of the Miami Valley, Ohio", A. P. Morgan.
  2. The words had scarcely left my lips before he had leaped from his horse, and, passing his arm around her, bent over her pallid face. - "Mr. Marx's Secret", E. Phillips Oppenheim.
  3. He had cut one pallid slip, and held it tenderly between knife and thumb. - "The Magnetic North", Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond).