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Synonyms for palepeɪl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. picket, pale(adj)

    a wooden strip forming part of a fence

    Synonyms:
    spotter, lookout man, lookout, piquet, sentry, watch, picket, sentinel, pale, scout

    Antonyms:
    colorful, colourful, strong, full, dark

  2. pale(adj)

    very light colored; highly diluted with white

    "pale seagreen"; "pale blue eyes"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, sick

    Antonyms:
    colorful, colourful, strong, dark, full

  3. pale, pallid, wan, sick(adj)

    (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"

    Synonyms:
    queasy, sickish, pale, mad, unhinged, sick(p), sick, ghastly, grisly, wan, fed up(p), gruesome, nauseous, macabre, brainsick, ill, sick of(p), demented, crazy, grim, disturbed, tired of(p), unbalanced, disgusted, nauseated, pallid

    Antonyms:
    colorful, full, dark, colourful, strong

  4. pale, pallid(adj)

    lacking in vitality or interest or effectiveness

    "a pale rendition of the aria"; "pale prose with the faint sweetness of lavender"; "a pallid performance"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, pale, sick

    Antonyms:
    colourful, full, dark, colorful, strong

  5. pale, pallid, wan(adj)

    abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress

    "the pallid face of the invalid"; "her wan face suddenly flushed"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, pale, sick

    Antonyms:
    strong, colorful, dark, colourful, full

  6. pale(verb)

    not full or rich

    "high, pale, pure and lovely song"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, sick

    Antonyms:
    full, strong, colourful, colorful, dark

  7. pale, blanch, blench(verb)

    turn pale, as if in fear

    Synonyms:
    parboil, blench, blanch, pale

    Antonyms:
    colourful, full, strong, colorful, dark

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pale(a.)

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, ashy, whitish, colorless, cadaverous, not ruddy

  2. pale(a.)

    Synonyms:
    dim, sombre

  3. pale(n.)

    Synonyms:
    picket, stake

  4. pale(n.)

    Synonyms:
    enclosure, circuit

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bali, blade, faint, light-coloured, light, leap, palley, livid


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