Definition of Wan in English :
Define Wan in English
Wan meaning in English
Meaning of Wan in English
Pronunciation of Wan in English
Wan pronunciation in English
Pronounce Wan in Englishsee synonyms of wan
1. wan, wide area network
a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network
become pale and sickly
(of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble
Example Sentences:'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'
abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress
Example Sentences:'the pallid face of the invalid''her wan face suddenly flushed'
lacking vitality as from weariness or illness or unhappiness
Example Sentences:'a wan smile'
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