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pasty-faced

[pey-stee-feyst] /ˈpeɪ stiˈfeɪst/
adjective
1.
having a pale, unhealthy, sallow complexion:
an awkward, pasty-faced youth.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10
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  • The interview subjects come across as malformed individuals, pasty-faced refugees from normal life.
  • Or to the pasty-faced workaholic, hunched over his computer in a lonely cubicle late at night.

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