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sallow
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
an unhealthy pale of yellowish complexion; or to cause such a complexion
  • Casaubon is so sallow.
    Book 1 — Miss Brooke (12% in)
  • For they had had a long conversation in the morning, while Celia, who did not like the company of Mr. Casaubon's moles and sallowness, had escaped to the vicarage to play with the curate's ill-shod but merry children.
    Book 1 — Miss Brooke (15% in)
  • However, she is married; I saw her wedding-ring on that wonderful left hand, otherwise I should have thought the sallow Geistlicher was her father.
    Book 2 — Old and Young (65% in)

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