Synonyms and Antonyms of washy
lacking intensity of color
- The supposedly rich rose she had chosen for the house unexpectedly came out a washy pinkish shade.
flat, lackluster, lusterless, matte (also mat)
achromatic, colorless, uncolored, undyed, unpainted, unstained
blanched, bleached, washed, white, whitened
gray (also grey), indistinct, neutral
bright, brilliant, vibrant, vivid
chromatic, colored, dyed, painted, stained, tinged, tinted
colorful, motley, multicolored, polychromatic, polychrome, prismatic, rainbow, varicolored, variegated
flashy, garish, gaudy, loud, showy, splashy
not containing very much of some important element
- The economy needs some strong medicine right now, and our leaders are offering only washy gruel.