a person or animal with very pale skin, white hair or fur, and pink eyes caused by a medical condition that they were born with
someone who is bronzed has attractive brown skin because they have spent a lot of time in the sun
with skin that is naturally brown or has been made brown by the sun
the color of someone’s skin as a sign of their race
offensive someone who is colored is a black person. Older white people sometimes use this word thinking it is polite, but black people consider it offensive.
South African someone who has a mixture of different races in their family background
American someone who is dark or fair complected has dark or fair skin. Some people think this word should not be used and complexioned should be used instead.
if a white person is described as being dark, they have brown or black hair and sometimes skin that is not light in color
literary with dark skin. This word is now considered offensive.
someone who is fair has light hair and pale skin
literary a florid face is red
if someone’s face is gray, they look pale because they are sick or shocked
if someone looks green, their face is pale and they look sick
very pale in a way that does not look natural or good
the very pale color that your skin has when you are sick or worried
formal the natural color of something, for example someone’s skin
literary having a red face
literary red and looking healthy
mainly literary someone who is swarthy has dark skin
British tan from the sun
very pale in the face because you are frightened, angry, or sick
offensive a very offensive word used for describing the color of the skin of people from some parts of Asia
a high color
someone who has a high color has a pink or red face