Ashen - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈæʃn|  American pronunciation of the word ashen
Brit.  |ˈaʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word ashen

adjective

- anemic looking from illness or emotion(syn: blanched, bloodless, livid, white)

a face turned ashen

- made of wood of the ash tree

Examples

The effects of the ashen shower were not instantaneous.

His face was ashen and wet with sweat.

His face was ashen.

By ashen roots the violets blow. (A. Tennyson)

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