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English adjective: blanched

1. blanched anemic looking from illness or emotion

SamplesA 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.
Lips white with terror.
A face white with rage.

Synonymsashen, bloodless, livid, white

Similarcolorless, colourless

Antonymscolorful, colourful

2. blanched (especially of plants) developed without chlorophyll by being deprived of light

SamplesEtiolated celery.

Synonymsetiolate, etiolated

Similarcolorless, colourless

Domain categoryflora, plant, plant life

Antonymscolorful, colourful

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