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Synonyms of sallow in English:


  • his lips were blue with the cold and his cheeks sunken and sallow
    unhealthy-looking, sickly, sickly-looking, washed out, peaky, peakish, peaked
    Scottish informal wabbit, peely-wally
    [Antonyms] rosy, glowing
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