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paleadjective [-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.

paleverb [I]

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