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wheyface

[hwey-feys, wey-]
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noun
  1. a face that or a person who is pallid, as from fear.
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Origin of wheyface

First recorded in 1595–1605; whey + face
Related formswhey·faced, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for wheyface

wheyface

noun
  1. a pale bloodless face
  2. a person with such a face
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Derived Formswheyfaced, adjective
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