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What are the hyponyms for white?

Hyponyms for white

bone chalk Circassian Cassite white trash honkey ivory frostiness paleface Elamite poor white trash honkie pearl hoariness Semite white man whitey WASP alabaster off-white Aryan Kassite white woman honky white Anglo-Saxon Protestant bleach

Definitions for white

  • adjective - of or belonging to a racial group having light skin coloration; "voting patterns within the white population"
  • adjective - of summer nights in northern latitudes where the sun barely sets; "white nights"
  • verb - turn white; "This detergent will whiten your laundry"
  • adjective - 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"
  • adjective - 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"
  • adjective - (of hair) having lost its color; "the white hairs of old age"
  • adjective - (of coffee) having cream or milk added
  • adjective - (of a surface) not written or printed on; "blank pages"; "fill in the blank spaces"; "a clean page"; "wide white margins"
  • adjective - benevolent; without malicious intent; "that's white of you"
  • adjective - glowing white with heat; "white flames"; "a white-hot center of the fire"
  • adjective - restricted to whites only; "under segregation there were even white restrooms and white drinking fountains"; "a lily-white movement which would expel Negroes from the organization"
  • adjective - marked by the presence of snow; "a white Christmas"; "the white hills of a northern winter"
  • adjective - free from moral blemish or impurity; unsullied; "in shining white armor"
  • noun - (usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth
  • noun - (board games) the lighter pieces
  • noun - the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black)
  • noun - the white part of an egg; the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water; "she separated the whites from the yolks of several eggs"
  • noun - a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows southeastward through northern Arkansas and southern Missouri
  • noun - a member of the Caucasoid race
  • noun - United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell) founded Cornell University and served as its first president (1832-1918)
  • noun - United States writer noted for his humorous essays (1899-1985)
  • noun - United States architect (1853-1906)
  • noun - United States political journalist (1915-1986)
  • noun - Australian writer (1912-1990)
  • noun - United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1910 by President Taft; noted for his work on antitrust legislation (1845-1921)
  • Pronounciation of white

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    Synonyms for white

    blanched blank snowy bloodless clean livid white-hot ashen whitened lily-white whiteness White River Andrew Dickson White T. H. White Edward White flannel egg white White person E. B. White Theodore Harold White Edward D. White gabardine albumen Caucasian Elwyn Brooks White Patrick White Edward Douglas White Jr. tweed ovalbumin Andrew D. White Stanford White Patrick Victor Martindale White whiten

    Antonyms for white

    black

    Holonyms for white

    Caucasoid race Caucasian race White race White people

    Hypernyms for white

    man ingredient someone piece fixings somebody trouser achromatic color person mortal pant achromatic colour individual soul colour color discolor discolour

    Meronyms for white

    No meronyms found for white.

    Sounds like white

    4WD wad wade wadi wait Waite Watt Watteau way-out way out wed wedded weed weedy weed out wet wheat whet whidah whit white white-hot white-out white-tie whitehead whiteout whitewood whitey white heat white out