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Synonyms for White

Synonyms for White

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

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

Australian writer (1912-1990)

United States political journalist (1915-1986)

United States architect (1853-1906)

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

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

a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows southeastward through northern Arkansas and southern Missouri

the white part of an egg

(board games) the lighter pieces

(usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth

turn white

being of the achromatic color of maximum lightness

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of or belonging to a racial group having light skin coloration

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free from moral blemish or impurity

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marked by the presence of snow

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restricted to whites only

glowing white with heat

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benevolent

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(of a surface) not written or printed on

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(of coffee) having cream or milk added

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(of hair) having lost its color

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anemic looking from illness or emotion

of summer nights in northern latitudes where the sun barely sets

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References in classic literature ?
Yes, my white father, I have long ears, though they say that I grow deaf.
And it was the boy who first saw the rear guard of the caravan and the white men he had been so anxious to overtake.
It is but justice to this gallant chief to say that he gave proofs of having acquired some of the lights of civilization from his proximity to the whites, as was evinced in his knowledge of driving a bargain.
She took the two rose-trees with her, and they stood before her window, and every year bore the most beautiful roses, white and red.
The eldest wore the white tie, high waistcoat, and thin-brimmed hat of the regulation curate; the second was the normal undergraduate; the appearance of the third and youngest would hardly have been sufficient to characterize him; there was an uncribbed, uncabined aspect in his eyes and attire, implying that he had hardly as yet found the entrance to his professional groove.
The white horse sprang off like an arrow the moment his feet touched firm ground.
He added: "We watches de white man, and we keeps watching de white man till we finds out which way de white man's gwine to vote; an' when we finds out which way de white man's gwine to vote, den we votes 'xactly de other way.
So close were the two canoes to one another that the black had only an opportunity to note the white face in the bow of the oncoming craft before the two touched and his own men were upon their feet, yelling like mad devils and thrusting their long spears at the occupants of the other canoe.
There will be white men come digging," he said; "white men with engines that blow, making holes under the ground and cutting trees.
the white man gritted out through his teeth at the whole breed of Solomon Islanders.
A white man's footprints he had smelled, and through the maze of all the other prints he followed the one print down through a breach of sea-wall to the sea-pounded coral sand lapped by the sea.
That fella dog he belong big white marster along schooner .
He became the slave of old Fanfoa, head chief over a score of scattered bush-villages on the range-lips of Malaita, the smoke of which, on calm mornings, is about the only evidence the seafaring white men have of the teeming interior population.
After a time, White Fang heard strange noises approaching.
Back to personal experiences and the effects in the past of John Barleycorn's White Logic on me.