What is the definition of pale?

Definitions for pale

  • verb - turn pale
  • adjective - abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress; "the pallid face of the invalid"; "her wan face suddenly flushed"
  • adjective - lacking in vitality or interest or effectiveness; "a pale rendition of the aria"; "pale prose with the faint sweetness of lavender"; "a pallid performance"
  • adjective - very light colored; highly diluted with white; "pale seagreen"; "pale blue eyes"
  • adjective - not full or rich; "high
  • adjective - (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble; "the pale light of a half moon"; "a pale sun"; "the late afternoon light coming through the el tracks fell in pale oblongs on the street"; "a pallid sky"; "the pale (or wan) stars"; "the wan light of dawn"
  • noun - a wooden strip forming part of a fence
  • Pronounciation of pale

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    Synonyms for pale

    pallid wan sick picket blanch blench

    Antonyms for pale

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    Holonyms for pale

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    Hypernyms for pale

    strip color discolor discolour colour

    Hyponyms for pale

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    Meronyms for pale

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    Sounds like pale

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