become pale

become pale побледнеть;

Англо-русский словарь. — М.: Советская энциклопедия. . 1969.

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  • pale — Ⅰ. pale [1] ► ADJECTIVE 1) of a light shade or hue; approaching white. 2) (of a person s face) having little colour, through shock, fear, illness, etc. 3) unimpressive or inferior: a pale imitation. ► VERB 1) become pale in one s face …   English terms dictionary

  • pale — pale1 [pāl] adj. paler, palest [OFr < L pallidus, pale: see FALLOW2] 1. of a whitish or colorless complexion; pallid; wan 2. lacking intensity or brilliance: said of color, light, etc.; faint; dim 3. feeble; weak [a pale imitation] …   English World dictionary

  • pale — pale1 adjective 1》 containing little colour or pigment; light in colour or shade.     ↘(of a person s face) having little colour, typically as a result of shock, fear, or ill health. 2》 unimpressive or inferior: a pale imitation. verb 1》 become… …   English new terms dictionary

  • pale — pale1 palely, adv. paleness, n. /payl/, adj., paler, palest, v., paled, paling. adj. 1. lacking intensity of color; colorless or whitish: a pale complexion. 2. of a low degree of chroma, saturation, or purity; approaching whit …   Universalium

  • pale — {{11}}pale (adj.) c.1300, from O.Fr. paile, from L. pallidus pale, pallid, wan, from pallere be pale, grow pale, from PIE *pel pale (see PALLOR (Cf. pallor)). Pale face, supposed N.Amer. Indian word for European, is attested from 1822. {{12}}pale …   Etymology dictionary

  • pale — I noun 1) the pales of a fence Syn: stake, post, pole, picket, upright 2) outside the pale of decency Syn: boundary, confines, bounds, limits • …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • pale — I [[t]peɪl[/t]] adj. pal•er, pal•est, 1) lacking intensity of color; colorless or whitish: a pale complexion[/ex] 2) of a low degree of chroma, saturation, or purity; approaching white or gray: pale yellow[/ex] 3) not bright or brilliant; dim:… …   From formal English to slang

  • pale — I. /peɪl / (say payl) adjective (paler, palest) 1. of a whitish appearance; without intensity of colour: pale complexion. 2. of a low degree of chroma, saturation, or purity; approaching white or grey: pale yellow. 3. lacking in brightness; dim:… …   Australian English dictionary

  • pale — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French pel, pal stake, from Latin palus more at pole Date: 12th century 1. archaic palisade, paling 2. a. one of the stakes of a palisade b. picket 3 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pale — 1. adjective /peɪɫ/ light in color 2. verb /peɪɫ/ to become pale, to become insignificant 2006 [ …   Wiktionary

  • Pale Force — was a series of short animations starring Jim Gaffigan that aired on Late Night with Conan O’Brien. Its humor was derived from paleness of both Gaffigan and O Brien, as well as from portraying Conan as a weakling to poke fun at the real life TV… …   Wikipedia

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