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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. wan

    pale, livid, lurid, dusky, bloodless, haggard

    fresh-colored, lively, bright, incarnadine, sanguine, chubby

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wide area network, WANadjective

    a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network

    wide area network

    alive, colourful, strong, animated, colorful

  2. pale, pallid, wan, sickadjective

    (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"

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

    alive, strong, animated, colorful, colourful

  3. pale, pallid, wanadjective

    abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress

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

    pallid, pale, sick

    strong, colourful, alive, animated, colorful

  4. wanverb

    lacking vitality as from weariness or illness or unhappiness

    "a wan smile"

    pallid, pale, sick

    animated, alive, colourful, strong, colorful

  5. wanverb

    become pale and sickly

    animated, colorful, alive, colourful, strong

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wanadjective

    pale, pallid, cadaverous, ashy, of a sickly hue

  2. wanverb

    turn pale, grow pale

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "wan":

    bay, wans, beach, cove, gulf

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. wan

    Pill-Chinese medicine, see there

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How to use wan in a sentence?

  1. Shawn Mendes:

    Honestly, I wan na say I wan na talk to you guys about this stuff, but it's not just me in the relationship, there's another person involved and I can't say things that I feel. It's not just me deciding you know ?

  2. Amanda Kloots:

    I'm really blown away guys... I wan na thank anyone that has given anything that they can, it's just overwhelming, I really thank you so much.

  3. Zachary Levi:

    My only prerequisite was that I did n’t wan na play Chuck again. I wanted to play something that was darker and grittier and edgier and more f ** ked up, i just wanted somebody that had some problems.

  4. David Hogg:

    Mike Lindell wan na boycott me, that's fine, but I'm not changing my advertising. I'm going to do what I'm gon na do, and I believe in( Lara Trump), i've stuck by my beliefs, I'm not going to change. And every day, my business -- they say,' What's David Hogg busiest day ?' and I say,' It's the day we're sitting in.' I'm not kidding. We just keep getting busier and busier.

  5. Jeff Bridges:

    I guess we all have been tagged, we are all alive right here, right now, we are alive, we can make a difference. We can turn this ship in the way we wan na go, man. Towards love, creating a healthy planet for all of us.

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