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Meaning of PALLOR

Pronunciation:  'palur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress)
 

PALLOR is a 6 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: achromasia, lividity, lividness, luridness, paleness, pallidness, wanness
 
 See Also: complexion, skin color, skin colour

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pal"lor\, n. [L., fr. pallere to be or look pale. See
{Pale}, a.]
Paleness; want of color; pallidity; as, pallor of the
complexion. --Jer. Taylor.

 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: Paleness.
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Having a pale color.
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: achromatism, anemia, aridity, ashiness, barrenness, bloodlessness, cadaverousness, cast, characterlessness, chloranemia, chromatism, chromism, color, color balance, color harmony, color scheme, coloration, coloring, colorlessness, complexion, corpselikeness, deadliness, deadness, deathlikeness, deathliness, deathly hue, deathly pallor, decorator color, dimness, dismalness, dragginess, dreariness, dryness, dullness, dustiness, eeriness, effeteness, emptiness, etiolation, exsanguination, facies Hippocratica, fadedness, faintness, fairness, flatness, ghastliness, ghostlikeness, ghostliness, grisliness, gruesomeness, haggardness, heaviness, Hippocratic face, hollowness, hue, hypochromia, hypochromic anemia, inanity, inexcitability, insipidity, insipidness, jejunity, key, leadenness, lifelessness, lightness, lividness, lowness of spirit, luridness, macabreness, mask of death, muddiness, natural color, paleness, pallidity, pallidness, pastiness, pointlessness, pokiness, ponderousness, prison pallor, sallowness, shade, sickliness, sickly hue, skin color, slowness, solemnity, spiritlessness, sterility, stiffness, stodginess, stuffiness, superficiality, tastelessness, tediousness, tinct, tincture, tinge, tint, tone, uncanniness, undercolor, unearthliness, uninterestingness, unliveliness, vapidity, vapidness, wanness, weakness, weirdness, woodenness
 

 

 

 

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