pale-faced


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pale-faced

adj
having a pale face
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pale-faced - having a pale face
faced - having a face or facing especially of a specified kind or number; often used in combination; "a neatly faced terrace"
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pale-faced

[ˌpeɪlˈfeɪst] ADJpálido
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The Huron chief was tied up before all the pale-faced warriors, and whipped like a dog.
Such colloquies have occupied many a pair of pale-faced weavers, whose unnurtured souls have been like young winged things, fluttering forsaken in the twilight.
Too much horrified to speak, They can only shriek, shriek, Out of tune, In a clamorous appealing to the mercy of the fire, In a mad expostulation with the deaf and frantic fire, Leaping higher, higher, higher, With a desperate desire, And a resolute endeavor Now - now to sit, or never, By the side of the pale-faced moon.
Ask also of the pale-faced ladies in wheelchairs, who, it seemed, even with the help of their carers, had not been able to enjoy the outside air for many months, if they would approve of having killed the little boy who put on a Dorothy Dinosaur hat.
Musician and broadcaster Tony Hatch "Stupid and unrealistic" - President Vladimir Putin's response to those who believe he wants to invade another country "There aren't a lot of pale-faced, stick-thin men in Hollywood" - Actor/comedian Stephen Merchant, pictured, right
Meanwhile, lots of pale-faced men wander aimlessly, take inappropriately timed selfies or just panic as their other halves go into labour.
They asked for Vic, and Julia pointed to the pale-faced man cowering in the corner.
In case you're unfamiliar with the shenanigans of the pale-faced menace, the Joker is a cheerfully psychotic serial killer who is the arch-enemy of one brooding caped crusader.
over a DNA sample Meanwhile, it's time for pale-faced Carol to head back to hospital for her test results.
Nour had lost 20Kg in the past few months, while appearing pale-faced with bulging eyes.
The new footage depicts pale-faced men, women and children coughing and gasping at field hospitals.
In court he appeared slightly built and pale-faced and above all eager to avoid eye contact with his murder trial jury.