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Synonyms for pale
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. picket, pale(adj)

    a wooden strip forming part of a fence

    Synonyms:
    spotter, lookout man, lookout, piquet, sentry, watch, picket, sentinel, scout

    Antonyms:
    colorful, colourful, strong, full, dark

  2. pale(adj)

    very light colored; highly diluted with white

    "pale seagreen"; "pale blue eyes"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, sick

    Antonyms:
    colorful, colourful, strong, dark, full

  3. pale, pallid, wan, sick(adj)

    (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble

    "the pale light of a half moon"; "a pale sun"; "the late afternoon light coming through the el tracks fell in pale oblongs on the street"; "a pallid sky"; "the pale (or wan) stars"; "the wan light of dawn"

    Synonyms:
    queasy, sickish, mad, unhinged, sick(p), sick, ghastly, grisly, wan, fed up(p), gruesome, nauseous, macabre, brainsick, ill, sick of(p), demented, crazy, grim, disturbed, tired of(p), unbalanced, disgusted, nauseated, pallid

    Antonyms:
    colorful, full, dark, colourful, strong

  4. pale, pallid(adj)

    lacking in vitality or interest or effectiveness

    "a pale rendition of the aria"; "pale prose with the faint sweetness of lavender"; "a pallid performance"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, sick

    Antonyms:
    colourful, full, dark, colorful, strong

  5. pale, pallid, wan(adj)

    abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress

    "the pallid face of the invalid"; "her wan face suddenly flushed"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, sick

    Antonyms:
    strong, colorful, dark, colourful, full

  6. pale(verb)

    not full or rich

    "high, pale, pure and lovely song"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, sick

    Antonyms:
    full, strong, colourful, colorful, dark

  7. pale, blanch, blench(verb)

    turn pale, as if in fear

    Synonyms:
    parboil, blench, blanch

    Antonyms:
    colourful, full, strong, colorful, dark

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pale

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, faint, dim, undefined, etiolated, sallow, cadaverous

    Antonyms:
    ruddy, high-colored, conspicuous, deep

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pale(a.)

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, ashy, whitish, colorless, cadaverous, not ruddy

  2. pale(a.)

    Synonyms:
    dim, sombre

  3. pale(n.)

    Synonyms:
    picket, stake

  4. pale(n.)

    Synonyms:
    enclosure, circuit

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pale(a)

    Synonyms:
    pallid, wan, colorless, ghastly, blanched, cadaverous, etiolate, ashy, dim, faint, indistinct, obscure

    Antonyms:
    ruddy, buxom, flushed, blowzed

  2. pale(n)

    Synonyms:
    picket, boundary, limit, confine, fence, inclosure

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    bali, blade, faint, light-coloured, light, leap, palley, livid

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How to use pale in a sentence?

  1. Jordan Zietz:

    She now is going to remember this for the rest of her life. The sentence you are going to impose is going to pale in comparison to the life sentence shes already serving, we would ask that you follow what the family wants -- to get her back to them so they can heal quicker.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    A moss which leaves its ocean becomes pale and dries up and a man which leaves his mother country is a moss which leaves it ocean!

  3. James Mitchell:

    In my view, the CIA analysts and the CIA targeters are incredible, to do this, to besmirch them, I think, is beyond the pale.

  4. Alexander Hamilton:

    In the recommendation to admit indiscriminately foreign emigrants of every description to the privileges of American citizens on their first entrance into our country, there is an attempt to break down every pale which has been erected for the preservation of a national spirit and a national character; and to let in the most powerful means of perverting and corrupting both the one and the other.

  5. Horace:

    Pale Death with impartial tread beats at the poor man's cottage door and at the palaces of kings.


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