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pale

adjective [-er/-est only]  us   /peɪl/
(of a person’s face) having less color than usual, or (of a color or light) not bright or strong: a pale blue scarf A pale young man answered the door.

pale

verb [I]  us   /peɪl/
to become lighter than usual in color: Madeleine sickened and paled during the next two days.
Translations of “pale”
in Arabic شاحِب…
in Korean 창백한…
in Malaysian pucat…
in French pâle…
in Turkish uçuk, solgun, donuk…
in Italian pallido…
in Chinese (Traditional) (臉色或膚色)蒼白的,白的, 暗淡的, 淺的,淡的…
in Russian бледный…
in Polish blady…
in Vietnamese nhợt nhạt, tái…
in Spanish pálido, claro…
in Portuguese pálido…
in Thai ซีด, (สี) ซีด…
in German blaß…
in Catalan pàl·lid…
in Japanese (顔が)青白い…
in Indonesian pucat, warna muda…
in Chinese (Simplified) (脸色或肤色)苍白的,白的, 暗淡的, 浅的,淡的…
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