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Synonyms for WAN

Synonyms for WAN

pale and exhausted, as because of worry or sleeplessness

to lose normal coloration; turn pale

Synonyms for WAN

a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network

become pale and sickly

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(of light) lacking in intensity or brightness

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abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress

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lacking vitality as from weariness or illness or unhappiness

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Smiling wanly, I acknowledged my students' presence and then beat a hasty retreatfrom them as well as their perfervid embrace of Halloween.
Forced to take seats on velvety "thrones" with shiny gold edges, they smile wanly at the serpentine queue of guests that trails past, pretending to be cheery, when all they really want is for everyone to buzz off.
Although packed with stars, NGC 2158 is nearly five times more distant, glows wanly at magnitude 8.
Montferrers meekly retires, very wanly evoking God: "Your importunities have overcome .
Caught off-guard by the specificity of the question asked, one of the pretend pilots wanly replied-Depende-
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When Arabs think of modern art origins in the Middle East, the name Seif Wanly (1906 - 1979) springs to mind.
This reflects, however wanly, the enthusiasm of the Palermo-born Fr.
Not only did they endure a fraught nine hour trip there but were then cooped up for a fortnight together wanly trying to make the best of it.
Toward the end, Raking Light features inverted, wanly colorized footage of tourists clothed in anoraks standing in front of Niagara Falls, their bodies a pink-orange hue against the white foaming water rushing behind them, like ghosts trying to relive an experience without the light from their former lives.
Seif Wanly, on the other hand, illustrates modern Egyptian symbols of social and industrial progress and Hassan Sharif and Farid Belkahia use natural materials, found objects and local languages to convey powerful statements on art-making in their contemporary contexts.
And Fetterman's wanly etched Master Page pales next to Griguoli's sharply defined Master Ford.
Other clerics, the ones who buy their own groceries and cook their own chicken, may smile wanly and say nothing when such wisecracks fly past.
The first floor gallery includes works by other Arab artists, including Dia Azzawi, Farid Belkahia, Faraj Daham, Ismail Fattah, Wafa al-Hamad, Adam Henein, Saif al-Kuwari, Hussein Madi, Tariq Ibrahim, Baya Mahieddine, Mohamed el-Melehi, Sami Mohamed, Rafa al-Nasiri, Ahmed Nawar, Shirin Neshat, Khalifa al-Qattan, Munqith Said, Abbes Saladi, Ibrahim el-Salahi, Faisal Samra, Jewad Selim and Seif Wanly.