Synonyms of chalky in English:

chalky


See definition of chalky

adjective

1‘Rosaleen's skin was so chalky that her veins showed blue through it’

SYNONYMS

pale, bloodless, pallid, colourless, wan, ashen, white

waxen, chalk-white, milky

pasty, pasty-faced, whey-faced, peaky, sickly, anaemic, tired-looking, washed out, sallow, drained, drawn, sapped, ghostly, deathly, deathlike, blanched, bleached

rare etiolated

ANTONYMS

rosy, flushed

2‘there were some chalky bits at the bottom of the glass’

SYNONYMS

powdery, floury, mealy, dusty, gritty, crumbly, friable, granulated, granular, ground, crushed, pulverized

rare pulverulent, levigated

ANTONYMS

smooth