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Meaning of white by Wiktionary Dictionary


    Proper noun


    1. A surname, derived from the common noun white .


Explanation of white by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. turn white

    2. This detergent will whiten your laundry
    1. of or belonging to a racial group having light skin coloration

    2. voting patterns within the white population
    3. of summer nights in northern latitudes where the sun barely sets

    4. white nights
    5. being of the achromatic color of maximum lightness

    6. as white as fresh snow
      a bride's white dress
    7. anemic looking from illness or emotion

    8. lips white with terror
      a face white with rage
    9. ( of hair ) having lost its color

    10. the white hairs of old age
    11. ( of coffee ) having cream or milk added

    12. ( of a surface ) not written or printed on

    13. wide white margins
    14. benevolent

    15. that's white of you
    16. glowing white with heat

    17. white flames
      a white-hot center of the fire
    18. restricted to whites only

    19. under segregation there were even white restrooms and white drinking fountains
      a lily-white movement which would expel Negroes from the organization
    20. marked by the presence of snow

    21. a white Christmas
      the white hills of a northern winter
    22. free from moral blemish or impurity

    23. in shining white armor
    1. trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth

    2. the lighter pieces

    3. the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness ( bearing the least resemblance to black )

    4. the white part of an egg

    5. she separated the whites from the yolks of several eggs
    6. a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows southeastward through northern Arkansas and southern Missouri

    7. a member of the Caucasoid race

    8. United States educator who in 1865 ( with Ezra Cornell ) founded Cornell University and served as its first president ( 1832-1918 )

    9. United States writer noted for his humorous essays ( 1899-1985 )

    10. United States architect ( 1853-1906 )

    11. United States political journalist ( 1915-1986 )

    12. Australian writer ( 1912-1990 )

    13. United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1910 by President Taft