white


white (http://definr.com/white)

     adj 1: 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" [syn: achromatic] [ant: black]
     2: of or belonging to a racial group having light skin
        coloration; "voting patterns within the white population"
        [ant: black]
     3: (of wine) almost colorless; "white wines such as chardonnays
        or rieslings"; "a white burgundy"; "white Italian wines"
        [ant: red]
     4: free from moral blemish or impurity; unsullied; "in shining
        white armor"
     5: marked by the presence of snow; "a white Christmas"; "the
        white hills of a northern winter" [syn: snowy]
     6: 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" [syn: lily-white]
     7: glowing white with heat; "white flames"; a white-hot center
        of the fire" [syn: white-hot]
     8: benevolent; without malicious intent; "white magic"; "a
        white lie"; "that's white of you"
     9: of a surface; not written or printed on; "blank pages";
        "fill in the blank spaces"; "a clean page"; "wide white
        margins" [syn: blank, clean]
     10: (of coffee) having cream or milk added
     11: dressed (or especially habited) in white; "white nuns"
     12: (of hair) having lost its color; "the white hairs of old
         age" [syn: whitened]
     13: ash-colored or 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" [syn: ashen, blanched, bloodless, livid]
     14: of summer nights in northern latitudes where the sun barely
         sets; "white nights"
     n 1: a member of the Caucasoid race [syn: White, white person,
           Caucasian]
     2: the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest
        lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black) [syn: whiteness]
        [ant: black]
     3: Australian writer (1912-1990) [syn: White, Patrick White,
         Patrick Victor Martindale White]
     4: United States political journalist (1915-1986) [syn: White,
         T. H. White, Theodore Harold White]
     5: United States architect (1853-1906) [syn: White, {Stanford
        White}]
     6: United States writer noted for his humorous essays
        (1899-1985) [syn: White, E. B. White, {Elwyn Brooks
        White}]
     7: United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell)
        founded Cornell University and served as its first
        president (1832-1918) [syn: White, Andrew D. White, {Andrew
        Dickson White}]
     8: a tributary of the Mississippi River [syn: White, {White
        River}]
     9: (chess or checkers) the lighter pieces
     10: (usually in the plural) trousers [syn: flannel, gabardine,
          tweed]
     v : turn white; "This detergent will whiten your laundry" [syn:
         whiten] [ant: blacken]