- ashen (adj.)
- "made of ash wood," c. 1300; see ash (n.2) + -en (2); meaning "ash-colored, whitish-gray, deadly pale" is 1808, from ash (n.1).
- 1. The survivors were ashen-faced and visibly shaken.
- 2. He was ashen and trembling.
- 3. He fell back, shocked, his face ashen.
- 4. They listened ashen-faced to the news.
- 5. Upon seeing their ashen faces, Hsin - mei said, " Did you throw up?
- 辛楣瞧他们脸色灰白, 说: “ 吐了 么 ?
来自汉英文学 - 围城
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