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Definition 1: anemic looking from illness or emotion - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where blanched or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a face turned ashen
  • the invalid's blanched cheeks
  • tried to speak with bloodless lips
  • a face livid with shock
  • lips...livid with the hue of death
  • lips white with terror
  • a face white with rage

Synonyms for blanched in the sense of this definition

(blanched is similar to ...) weak in color; not colorful

Definition 2: (especially of plants) developed without chlorophyll by being deprived of light - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where blanched or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • etiolated celery

Synonyms for blanched in the sense of this definition

(blanched is similar to ...) weak in color; not colorful

(blanched belongs to category ...) (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion

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