Definitions of bleach

  1. To whiten; blanch. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. To make pole or white: to whiten, as textile fabrics. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. To grow white or lose color; to whiten. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To grow or become white. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. make whiter or lighter; "bleach the laundry" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. To make white, especially by bleaching. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. To make white; to take out colour; to grow white in any way. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  8. an agent that makes things white or colorless Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. the act of whitening something by bleaching it (exposing it to sunlight or using a chemical bleaching agent) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. To make white, or whiter; to remove the color, or stains, from; to blanch; to whiten. Webster Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for bleach

  1. If we are sure, by the power of our communion with Him, of His loving heart as well as of His righteous judgment, then we can spread ourselves out before Him, as a woman will lay out her webs of cloth on the green grass for the sun to blaze down upon them, and bleach the ingrained filth out of them. – Expositions of Holy Scripture Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers by Alexander Maclaren
  2. Now they are buried, and there is a pyramid of sand over them all; when I blow it away, sometime the sun will bleach their bones, and then travellers will see that people have been there before, otherwise you would hardly believe it in the desert! – Stories from Hans Andersen by Hans Christian Andersen