Definitions of Bleaching

  1. The act or art of whitening, especially cloth, by means of decolourizing agents. Bleaching liquid, a solution of bleaching powder, or chloride of lime. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. The art of making anything white, especially cloth. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for Bleaching

  1. Not fair as so many North- country children are, with locks of differing, but equally brilliant, shades of gold, auburn, red, and bronze; but white- headed, and often white- faced, with white- lashed inexpressive eyes, as if they had been bleaching through several generations. – Jan of the Windmill by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  2. Knives, and forks, and spoons they fashioned out of the larger bones of the deer, which they often found bleaching in the sun and wind, where they had been left by their enemies the wolves; baskets too they made, and birch dishes, which they could now finish so well that they held water or any liquid. – Lost in the Backwoods by Catherine Parr Traill