Today's word of the day is:

 

Wan

 

Dictionary.com defines wan as:

 

adjective

of an unnatural or sickly pallor; pallid; lacking color: His wan face suddenly flushed.
showing or suggesting ill health, fatigue, unhappiness, etc.: a wan look; a wan smile.
lacking in forcefulness, competence, or effectiveness: their wan attempts to organize the alumni.

Archaic.

dark or gloomy.
pale in color or hue.
Do you have any flowers in your garden that look a bit wan?