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Definitions of white

  1. To make white; to whiten; to whitewash; to bleach. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To make of the color of clean snow; bleach. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. To make white; to whitewash. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. To make white in colour. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5. Destitute of color, as in the cheeks, or of the tinge of blood color; pale; pallid; as, white with fear. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Having the color of purity; free from spot or blemish, or from guilt or pollution; innocent; pure. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Gray, as from age; having silvery hair; hoary. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Characterized by freedom from that which disturbs, and the like; fortunate; happy; favorable. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Regarded with especial favor; favorite; darling. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell) founded Cornell University and served as its first president (1832-1918) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. a member of the Caucasoid race Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. Australian writer (1912-1990) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. United States architect (1853-1906) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. United States political journalist (1915-1986) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. (chess or checkers) the lighter pieces Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  17. the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  18. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. Something having the color of snow; something white, or nearly so; as, the white of the eye. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. Specifically, the central part of the butt in archery, which was formerly painted white; the center of a mark at which a missile is shot. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. A person with a white skin; a member of the white, or Caucasian, races of men. Webster Dictionary DB
  22. A white pigment; as, Venice white. Webster Dictionary DB
  23. Any one of numerous species of butterflies belonging to Pieris, and allied genera in which the color is usually white. See Cabbage butterfly, under Cabbage. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. The color formed by the combination of all the colors in the spectrum; the color of clean snow; a white man; albumen of an egg; the part of the eyeball outside the iris. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  25. The color of snow: anything white, as a white man, the mark at which an arrow is shot, the albuminous part of an egg. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  26. A white color: anything white. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  27. A color devoid of any tint, the opposite of black. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  28. Anything white, as the white portion of the eyeball, a white person, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  29. One of the natural colours of bodies like pure snow; opposite of black; a colour resulting from a certain combination of all the prismatic colours; a white man, as opposed to a black man. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  30. being of the achromatic color of maximum lightness; having little or no hue owing to reflection of almost all incident light; "as white as fresh snow"; "a bride's white dress" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  31. ash-colored or anemic looking from illness or emotion; "a face turned ashen"; "the invalid's blanched cheeks"; "tried to speak with bloodless lips"; "a face livid with shock"; "lips...livid with the hue of death"- Mary W. Shelley; "lips white with terror"; "a face white with rage" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  32. (of hair) having lost its color; "the white hairs of old age" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  33. (board games) the lighter pieces Wordnet Dictionary DB
  34. a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows southeastward through northern Arkansas and southern Missouri Wordnet Dictionary DB
  35. of summer nights in northern latitudes where the sun barely sets; "white nights" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  36. dressed (or especially habited) in white; "white nuns" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  37. (of coffee) having cream or milk added Wordnet Dictionary DB
  38. benevolent; without malicious intent; "white magic"; "a white lie"; "that's white of you" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  39. free from moral blemish or impurity; unsullied; "in shining white armor" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  40. Of the color of clean snow: opposite to black; pure; innocent; having silvery hair; gray with age; having a fair skin; pale. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  41. Of the color of snow: pale: colorless: pure: unblemished: (B.) purified from sin. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  42. Of the color of snow; pale; pure. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  43. Having the color of pure snow. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  44. Having a light complexion; blond. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  45. Being of the colour of pure snow; not dark; pale; destitute of colour in the cheeks; pure; free from spot; gray; unblemished; purified from sin. To show the white feather, to evince cowardice. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  46. Having the hue or colour of pure snow, or approaching to it; destitute of colour; pure; innocent; unclouded; purified from sin. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for white

  1. But her face is so white – The Worshipper of the Image by Richard Le Gallienne
  2. It was very white – Mary Marie by Eleanor H. Porter
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