Sallow is the reverse of healthy in proportion to the sallowness, as a usual thing.
The skin becomes like leather; the colour of the cheeks is replaced by sallowness.
The sallowness had left his face and a slight color appeared in his cheeks.
His natural colour is restored, and the sallowness is quite gone.
The careworn look had gone from his eyes, the sallowness from his ...