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adjective as in pale, ashen

adjective as in bruised

adjective as in extremely angry

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Example Sentences

The week after Rebecca Grant took away her kids’ video games for a month, after a year of relaxed pandemic rules, her 10-year-old son was livid.

Many faculty at UNC and others who admire the work of Hannah-Jones are livid at what they see as a failure to properly recognize an authoritative figure in the field of journalism, one with close ties to Chapel Hill.

The fact that they did this without giving us any warning, we were livid.

Many who need medical care that depends on electricity are in dire conditions — and livid at how unprepared the state was for the ice and snow.

She thought about her research and was suddenly, absolutely livid.

But a group of livid fans—over 45,000 of them, actually—are still lobbying to “Bring Beth Back!”

While this will be some comfort to the Queen, she will likely still be livid at the news.

Opie is devastated, Anthony is unrepentant, and their fans are livid and seeking revenge.

He was “livid” because “I was better than most of the guys they were picking.”

Now, imagine a speech that had excited Democrats, that had had something surprising in it, something that made Republicans livid.

She pointed hastily to some livid bruises upon her neck and arms, and continued with great rapidity.

For a moment Colonel Jennison was too astonished to speak; then his face turned livid with passion.

She watched the colour fade from his cheeks, and the ugly, livid hue that spread in its room to his very lips.

It is pleasant to look at the smiling, cheerful old Beguine, and think no more of yonder livid face.

Crushed by that bolt from the blue, Richard sat as if stunned, the flush receding from his face until his very lips were livid.


On this page you'll find 83 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to livid, such as: ashy, blanched, bloodless, colorless, discolored, and dusky.

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