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  Definition of complexion
  1. (obsolete) a combination of elements (of dryness and warmth or of the four humors) that was once believed to determine a person''s health and temperament
  2. texture and appearance of the skin of the face
  3. the coloring of a person''s face
  4. a point of view or general attitude or inclination; "he altered the complexion of his times"; "a liberal political complexion"
  5. a combination that results from coupling or interlinking; "diphthongs are complexions of vowels"
  6. give a certain color to; "The setting sun complexioned the hills"
Similar Words: skin condition, skin color, skin colour

 

Hyponyms: paleness, blondness, fairness, ruddiness, rosiness, lividness, lividity, luridness, pallidness, pallor, wanness, achromasia, sallowness, tawniness, darkness, duskiness, swarthiness

 

Attributes: blond, blonde, light-haired, brunet, brunette

 

Derivational Morphology: complect, interconnect, interlink, skin condition, skin color, skin colour

 

 
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