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pastel

adjective

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lacking intensity of color
  • a pastel blue to go with the pale pink walls

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pastel

noun

Synonyms of pastel (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of pastel was in 1612

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“Pastel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pastel. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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