palish

[ pey-lish ]
/ ˈpeɪ lɪʃ /
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adjective

somewhat pale.

Nearby words

  1. palisade parenchyma,
  2. palisades,
  3. palisades park,
  4. palisado,
  5. palisander,
  6. palissy,
  7. palissy, bernard,
  8. palk strait,
  9. palki,
  10. pall

Origin of palish

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at pale1, -ish1

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British Dictionary definitions for palish

palish

/ (ˈpeɪlɪʃ) /

adjective

rather pale
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