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Overview of noun wan

The noun wan has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. wide area network, WAN

(a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network)


Overview of verb wan

The verb wan has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. wan

(become pale and sickly)


Overview of adj wan

The adj wan has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) pale, pallid, wan, sick

((of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble; "the pale light of a half moon"; "a pale sun"; "the late afternoon light coming through the el tracks fell in pale oblongs on the street"; "a pallid sky"; "the pale (or wan) stars"; "the wan light of dawn")

2. pale, pallid, wan

(abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress; "the pallid face of the invalid"; "her wan face suddenly flushed")

3. wan

(lacking vitality as from weariness or illness or unhappiness; "a wan smile")

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