Examples of ashy in a Sentence
paramedics knew she was in shock because she was ashy and shaking
Recent Examples of ashy from the Web
The RealReal luxury consultant’s natural color is an ashy brown that she’s dyed every six weeks — for years.
The hard part about sunscreen is finding one that’s not greasy or ashy.
Grapes still on the vine can passively absorb smoke that can give wines an ashy taste.
There is some hope that playing with adding oak chips or tannin additions at the blending stage could mask or remove the ashy effect.
As a result, many of those grapes were potentially susceptible to smoke taint, which can leave wine with an unpleasant, ashy flavor.
Pieces like the Ibis sofa — upholstered in a soothing ashy blue leather — directly reflect the natural elements Crews drew inspiration from.
Such ghosts, and the squiggly David Hockney mural at the bottom of the pool, and the ashy traces, among the palms, of a party the night before, seemed to call for a round of Bloody Marys.
For those with darker skin tones, finding a highlighter that doesn't look ashy or chalky can be just as difficult to find as the right sunscreen or foundation shade.
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First Known Use of ashy
Synonymsashen, pale, blanched, cadaverous, doughy, livid, lurid, mealy, paled, pallid, pasty, peaked, wan
Antonymsblooming, florid, flush, full-blooded, glowing, red, rosy, rubicund, ruddy, sanguine
Related Wordssallow, sallowish, sick, sickly, waxen, waxy; white, whitened; anemic, bloodless; untanned; whey-faced, white-faced
Near Antonymsblushing, flushed, pink
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