Simple Definition of pallid
: very pale in a way that suggests poor health
: dull and uninteresting
Examples of pallid in a sentence
The movie is a pallid version of the classic novel.
<a pallid man who looked as though he'd never seen the sun>
Origin and Etymology of pallid
Latin pallidus — more at pale
First Known Use: 1590
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