Definition of sallowish in US English:



  • See sallow

    • ‘I am white and have a sallowish complexion in places. Tips on treatments or products are welcome.’
    • ‘A youngish sallowish gentleman in spectacles, with a lumpy forehead, seated in a supplementary chair at a corner of the table, here caused a profound sensation by saying, in a raised voice, "ESKER," and then stopping dead.’