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Synonyms for wanwɒn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wide area network, WAN(adj)

    a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network

    wide area network

    alive, colourful, strong, animated, colorful

  2. 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

    alive, strong, animated, colorful, colourful

  3. 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, colourful, alive, animated, colorful

  4. wan(verb)

    lacking vitality as from weariness or illness or unhappiness

    "a wan smile"

    pallid, pale, sick

    animated, alive, colourful, strong, colorful

  5. wan(verb)

    become pale and sickly

    animated, colorful, alive, colourful, strong

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wan(a.)

    pale, pallid, cadaverous, ashy, of a sickly hue

  2. wan(v. n.)

    turn pale, grow pale

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bay, wans, beach, cove, gulf

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. wan

    Pill-Chinese medicine, see there

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