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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

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

    colorful, colourful, strong, full, dark

  2. pale(adj)

    very light colored; highly diluted with white

    "pale seagreen"; "pale blue eyes"

    pallid, wan, sick

    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"

    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

    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"

    pallid, wan, pale, sick

    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"

    pallid, wan, pale, sick

    strong, colorful, dark, colourful, full

  6. pale(verb)

    not full or rich

    "high, pale, pure and lovely song"

    pallid, wan, sick

    full, strong, colourful, colorful, dark

  7. pale, blanch, blench(verb)

    turn pale, as if in fear

    parboil, blench, blanch, pale

    colourful, full, strong, colorful, dark

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pale(a.)

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

  2. pale(a.)

    dim, sombre

  3. pale(n.)

    picket, stake

  4. pale(n.)

    enclosure, circuit

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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

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