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ashen

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adjective ash·en \ˈa-shən\

Definition of ashen

  1. :  of, relating to, or made from ash wood



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of ashen

before 12th century

Other Wood Production Terms


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ashen

adjective ash·en

Definition of ashen

  1. :  resembling ashes (as in color); especially :  deathly pale <a face ashen and haggard>



14th Century

First Known Use of ashen

14th century

Rhymes with ashen


ASHEN Defined for Kids

ashen

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adjective ash·en \ˈa-shən\

Definition of ashen for Students

  1. 1 :  of the color of ashes <… his fur was an ashen hue with blots of grey … — Brian Jacques, Redwall>

  2. 2 :  very pale <She was ashen with fear.>





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