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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress); A state of fury so great the face becomes discolored.

Usage examples (38)
  • A kind of lividity spread over the picture, bleaching it of all colour.
  • GRACE: Richard, what about the lividity of his body?
  • The witness explained lividity carefully to the jury.
  • The blood settles and clots in the ‘first lividity.’ for more
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