Origin of tallowy
Related formstal·low·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for tallowy
In the background hovered Winklestein, his little, squeezed-up, tallowy face beaded with perspiration.The Trail of '98|Robert W. Service
All sheep cheese is oily, some of it a bit muttony, but none of it at all tallowy.The Complete Book of Cheese|Robert Carlton Brown
When he saw Maud and Sam his tallowy face flushed, in spots, with delight.The Bread-winners|John Hay
The skin on his face loosened a little and became a tallowy yellowish-red, somewhat like a winter-killed apple.The Escape of Mr. Trimm|Irvin S. Cobb
She is so tallowy in face and flesh colour, and her hair so flaming red, that the title might be, "A 'Dip' in the Sea."