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pallidadjective

uk   us   /ˈpæl.ɪd/
very pale, in a way that looks unhealthy and not attractive: Next to his tanned face, hers seemed pallid and unhealthy. showing no enthusiasm or excitement: This is a pallid production of what should be a great ballet.
Translations of “pallid”
in Vietnamese xanh xao…
in Spanish pálido…
in Thai ซีดเซียว…
in Malaysian pucat…
in French blême…
in German bleich…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無血色的,病狀的, 無生氣的,不夠精彩的…
in Indonesian pucat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无血色的,病状的, 无生气的,不够精彩的…
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