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Synonyms for wan
wɒnwan

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. wan

    Synonyms:
    pale, livid, lurid, dusky, bloodless, haggard

    Antonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    wide area network

    Antonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    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

    Antonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, pale, sick

    Antonyms:
    strong, colourful, alive, animated, colorful

  4. wanverb

    lacking vitality as from weariness or illness or unhappiness

    "a wan smile"

    Synonyms:
    pallid, pale, sick

    Antonyms:
    animated, alive, colourful, strong, colorful

  5. wanverb

    become pale and sickly

    Antonyms:
    animated, colorful, alive, colourful, strong

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wanadjective

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

  2. wanverb

    Synonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    Pill-Chinese medicine, see there

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How to use wan in a sentence?

  1. De Niro:

    First, I wan na say,' f *** President Donald Trump,' it's no longer' Down with President Donald Trump,' it's' f *** Trump.'.

  2. Captain Dave Carraro of FV-Tuna:

    We all wan na see each other succeed having successful seasons — while catching fish and all making money — however, every boat wants to be that top boat, this year specifically it is very competitive and coming down to the wire. The finale is going to be very close. I ca n’t say who is going to win, we all know, but it’s going to come down to the very last fish.

  3. Trevor Reed in a CNN:

    And a lot of people are not going to like what I'm gon na say about this, but I kind of viewed their -- having hope as being a weakness, so I did not wan na have that hope of, like, me, you know, being released somehow and then have that taken from me.

  4. Roy Moore:

    If Roy Moore ask me the difference between myself and Doug Jones ? Everything, i want a wall. I wan na stop illegal aliens.

  5. 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.


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