Definition of “sallow” - English Dictionary

“sallow” in British English

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sallowadjective

uk /ˈsæl.əʊ/ us /ˈsæl.oʊ/

(of white-skinned people) yellowish and looking unhealthy:

a sallow complexion/face
sallowness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈsæl.əʊ.nəs/ us /ˈsæl.oʊ.nəs/

(Definition of “sallow” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“sallow” in American English

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sallowadjective

us /ˈsæl·oʊ/

pale yellow and unhealthy looking:

a sallow face

(Definition of “sallow” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)