wide area network, WAN(adj)
a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network
pale, pallid, wan, sick(adj)
(of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble
"the pale light of a half moon"; "a pale sun"; "the late afternoon light coming through the el tracks fell in pale oblongs on the street"; "a pallid sky"; "the pale (or wan) stars"; "the wan light of dawn"
pale, pallid, wan(adj)
abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress
"the pallid face of the invalid"; "her wan face suddenly flushed"
lacking vitality as from weariness or illness or unhappiness
"a wan smile"
become pale and sickly
having a pale or sickly hue; languid of look; pale; pallid
the quality of being wan; wanness
to grow wan; to become pale or sickly in looks
Origin: [AS. wann, wonn, wan, won, dark, lurid, livid, perhaps originally, worn out by toil, from winnan to labor, strive. See Win.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
won, adj. faint: wanting colour: pale and sickly: languid: gloomy, dark.—v.i. to become wan.—adv. Wan′ly.—n. Wan′ness.—adj. Wan′nish, somewhat wan. [A.S. wann, dark, lurid; but perh. conn, with A.S. wan, deficient.]
wan, old pa.t. of win.
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The numerical value of wan in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of wan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If Roy Moore ask me the difference between myself and Doug Jones ? Everything, i want a wall. I wan na stop illegal aliens.
Some people might feel uncomfortable, we do care about that and many may not understand. But you can see many people want to take photo with Wan Sai too.
The story focuses on how young Han Solo became the smuggler, thief and scoundrel whom Luke Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi first encountered in the cantina at Mos Eisley.
My only prerequisite was that I did n’t wan na play Chuck again. I wanted to play something that was darker and grittier and edgier and more f ** ked up, i just wanted somebody that had some problems.
I struggle to nominate a favorite restaurant in Hong Kong as there are too many I truly enjoy going to, but one place that I have a real soft spot for is Yu Chuan in Wan Chai, the quality and execution of the food is excellent and the cost is wallet-friendly.
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- riutunut, kalmea, kelmeä, vaisuFinnish
- indifférent, blême, blafarde, pâlot, pâlotte, indifférente, blafardFrench
- bàn-ghlasScottish Gaelic
- halvány, sápadtHungarian
- cereo, cadaverico, smunto, fioca, fioco, pallidoItalian
- 青ざめた, ワンJapanese
- blāvs, nespodrsLatvian
- cadavérico, pálidoPortuguese
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