ashen


ashen

Adjective

  • made of wood of the ash tree
  • anemic looking from illness or emotion
    • a face turned ashen
    • the invalid's blanched cheeks
    • tried to speak with bloodless lips
    • a face livid with shock
    • lips...livid with the hue of death- Mary W. Shelley
    • lips white with terror
    • a face white with rage

Synonyms: blanched bloodless livid white
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