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pale

adjective anemic in comparison, become impooent, become tarnished, colorless in comparison, contrast, dim, dismal, drab, drained of color, dreary in comparison, fails in comparison, feeble in comparison, flat in comparison, flimsy in comparison, frail in comparison, ghastly, impotent, inadequate, incompetent, ineffective, insufficient, lackluster, languishing, lose their luster, lusterless, obfuscated, pallid
See also: ambit, border, boundary, capacity, circuit, district, locality, nebulous, obscure, outline, periphery, sphere
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The other two waited on the car park and one of them gestured at Mr Paling, who did not need a lift because he lived nearby, as he sat on the boot of Beedie's car.
He added: 'Realising he was back there, there was really only one thing she should have done - and that was to slow down and stop as soon as she safely could and Daniel Paling could have got off or been ordered to get off.