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ˈæʃ ənashen

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ashen, blanched, bloodless, livid, whiteadjective

    anemic looking from illness or emotion

    "a face turned ashen"; "the invalid's blanched cheeks"; "tried to speak with bloodless lips"; "a face livid with shock"; "lips...livid with the hue of death"- Mary W. Shelley; "lips white with terror"; "a face white with rage"

  2. ashenadjective

    made of wood of the ash tree


  1. ashenadjective

    Made from the wood of the ash tree.

    An ashen bow and quiver of arrows beside.

  2. ashenadjective

    Of or resembling ashes.

    A fine, ashen dust hung in the air.

  3. ashenadjective

    Ash-colored; pale; anemic.

    His ashen face belied his claims of good health.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ashenadjective

    of or pertaining to the ash tree

    Etymology: [See Ash, the tree.]

  2. Ashenadjective

    consisting of, or resembling, ashes; of a color between brown and gray, or white and gray

    Etymology: [See Ash, the tree.]

  3. Ashennoun

    obs. pl. for Ashes

    Etymology: [See Ash, the tree.]


  1. Ashen

    Ashen is a supernatural horror-themed FPS developed exclusively for the N-Gage platform by Torus Games and published by Nokia on May 25, 2004.

Anagrams for ashen »

  1. Shane

  2. Hanse

  3. Ehsan

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ashen in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ashen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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