Definition of paleness:
grimness, beauteousness, loveliness, lividness, lividity, fairness, comeliness, blondness, luridness, candour, candor, gruesomeness, pallor, ghastliness, wanness, sensationalism, pallidness, sickness, equity, fair-mindedness, pallidity, achromasia.
At such moments his nurse would sometimes show, by the paleness of her cheeks, her anxiety for his health; and then, as he addressed her by her proper appellation, all her emotions appeared absorbed in the sense of shame at the praises with which he overwhelmed her.- "Precaution", James Fenimore Cooper.
- "The Dop Doctor", Clotilde Inez Mary Graves.
- "Plutarch's Lives, Volume II", Aubrey Stewart & George Long.