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cadaverous

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of cadaverous

  1. 1 lacking a healthy skin color everyone always looks cadaverous in the winter Synonyms of cadaverous ashen, ashy, blanched, pale, doughy, livid, lurid, mealy, paled, pallid, pasty, peaked, wanWords Related to cadaverous sallow, sallowish, sick, sickly, waxen, waxy; white, whitened; anemic, bloodless; untanned; whey-faced, white-facedNear Antonyms of cadaverous blushing, flushed, pinkAntonyms of cadaverous blooming, florid, flush, full-blooded, glowing, red, rosy, rubicund, ruddy, sanguine

  2. 2 suffering extreme weight loss as a result of hunger or disease a cadaverous cancer patient living out his final days with dignity and courage Synonyms of cadaverous emaciated, gaunt, haggard, skeletal, wastedWords Related to cadaverous bony (also boney), lank, lanky, rawboned, scraggy, scrawny, sinewy, skinny, spare, thin; starved, underfed, undernourished; famished, hungry, starving; shriveled (or shrivelled), withered, wizenedNear Antonyms of cadaverous beefy, brawny, burly, fit, hale, healthy, hearty, husky; chubby, corpulent, fat, fleshy, heavyset, obese, overweight, plump, portly, pudgy, roly-poly, rotund, stocky, thickset, tubby; flabby, soft


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