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Synonyms for blanch

turn pale

Synonyms

boil

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Synonyms for blanch

to lose normal coloration; turn pale

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Synonyms for blanch

turn pale, as if in fear

cook (vegetables) briefly

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I'm sure I blenched somewhat when I saw some of the prices.
HE had reported his view of 'that' to Canaris, and the Little Admiral had not blenched, because 'that' he already knew, but (his shabby uniform crumpled, with what looked like egg on his lapel) had sighed and called out 'Sweethearts, come, come,' to the ubiquitous dachshunds, plump from titbits, and had put up a merely token resistance when Quantz had begged to return to sea duty.