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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 14
1. The color of pure snow; one of the natural colors of bodies, yet not strictly a color, but a composition of all colors; the opposite of black; whiteness. See the Note under Color, n., 1.
2. Something having the color of snow; something white, or nearly so; as, the white of the eye.
4. A person with a white skin; a member of the white, or Caucasian, races of men.
5. A white pigment; as, Venice white.
Part of Speech: superlative
1. Destitute of color, as in the cheeks, or of the tinge of blood color; pale; pallid; as, white with fear.
6. Reflecting to the eye all the rays of the spectrum combined; not tinted with any of the proper colors or their mixtures; having the color of pure snow; snowy; - the opposite of black or dark; as, white paper; a white skin.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To whiten.
2. To make white; to whiten; to whitewash; to bleach.
Examples of usage:
  • To White Hall, where all the morning. - "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
  • Sure thing- as white as you want it. - "The Wrong Twin", Harry Leon Wilson.
  • What says the white man? - "Benita, An African Romance", H. Rider Haggard.
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