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Definitions of white:

part of speech: adjective

Of the color of clean snow: opposite to black; pure; innocent; having silvery hair; gray with age; having a fair skin; pale.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make of the color of clean snow; bleach.

part of speech: adjective

Of the color of snow: pale: colorless: pure: unblemished: ( B.) purified from sin.

part of speech: noun

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.

part of speech: adjective

Having the hue or colour of pure snow, or approaching to it; destitute of colour; pure; innocent; unclouded; purified from sin.

part of speech: verb transitive

To whiten.

part of speech: noun

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.

part of speech: noun

The color of snow: anything white, as a white man, the mark at which an arrow is shot, the albuminous part of an egg.

part of speech: verb

To make white in colour.

part of speech: noun

Whiteness.

Usage examples for white:

  • A bit of white paper. "The Gay Cockade", Temple Bailey
  • She was surprised, however, to find that it was all white "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  • But what he wanted was a white b'ar. "The Lost Wagon", James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • It is the white death. "Smoke Bellew", Jack London
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To lift the voice in song; to utter musical rhythmical sounds; make a shrill or humming noise; as, a flying arrow sings; celebrate some event in verse or poetry; as, he sang of the deeds of Aeneas; to make pleasant, musical sounds; as, the brook sings merrily. ...

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