III. ORGANIC MATTER
2. Sensation; special sensation; light; specific light
[Absence of color] Achromatism.
[Verbs] lose color [more]; fade, fly, go; become colorless; turn pale, pale.
deprive of color, decolorize, bleach, tarnish, achromatize, blanch, etiolate, wash out, tone down.
[Adjectives] uncolored (see color [more]); colorless, achromatic, aplanatic; etiolate, etiolated; hueless, pale, pallid; palefaced, tallow-faced; faint, dull, cold, muddy, leaden, dun, wan, sallow, dead, dingy, ashy, ashen, ghastly, cadaverous, glassy, lackluster; discolored
light-colored, fair, blond; white [more].
pale as death, pale as ashes, pale as a witch, pale as a ghost, pale as a corpse.