Definition of ashen:
snowy, livid, colors, ashy, pasty, lily-white, etiolated, colorless, ashy, black-and-blue, lurid, whitened, colourless, white-hot, clean, white, exsanguine, study atpale, bloodless, exsanguinous, blanched, waxen, etiolate, blank, woody.
- cadaverous (part of speech: adjective)
- gray (part of speech: adjective)
Hester, too, observed the heavy broken- down expression on Philip's ashen face, and her heart ached for him; but after that first glance, which told her so much, she avoided all appearance of noticing or watching.- "Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete", Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.
- "Red Pottage", Mary Cholmondeley.
- "The Law of Hemlock Mountain", Hugh Lundsford.