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Definition of "wanness" [wan•ness]

  • The state of being wan; pallor (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "wanness" in a sentence
  • "Such, then, is the cause of the wanness of my complexion."
  • "About his large bright eyes that used to be so merry there was a wanness and a restlessness that changed them altogether. 1 cannot use the expression that he looked old."
  • "The animated expression of his countenance was unchanged; yet, when the first glow of joy had faded from it, and Ellena had leisure to observe its wanness, she understood, too certainly, that he had been a prisoner in the"