GRE Word List

SALLOW

(of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice

The meaning of the word sallow is (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice.

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