Definition Of pallid


(of a person's face) pale, typically because of poor health.

Her mother was propped up against a pillow, her pallid face hardly standing out against the white background.

Example Of pallid

  • A pinched smile that looked painful instead of cheerful worked across mom's pallid face.

  • But despite all her highly charged sexuality, she's a rather pallid character with predictable sensibilities.

  • But there's something about politics that, for most MPs, makes the civilian lifestyle pallid , tedious and even a bit scary.

  • Character designs are rather pallid and dull, completely uninteresting in style or drawn without any particular flare.

  • Complacent smiles linger on their pallid faces.

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