to cultivate white or lose color to whiten
- to help make white or whiter to get rid of the color or stains from to blanch to whiten
- eliminate color from
- make brighter or lighter
- a real estate agent that produces things white or colorless
- the whiteness that outcomes from the removal of colour from anything
- the act of whitening one thing by bleaching it (revealing it to sunshine or utilizing a chemical bleaching agent)
- To make white, or brighter; to remove colour, or stains, from; to blanch; to whiten.
- to develop white or drop shade; to whiten.
Old English bl
- "act of bleaching," 1887; "a bleaching agent," 1898, probably straight from bleach (v.). The Old English noun bl
(a.) Which will make white, or whiter; to remove along with, or spots, from; to blanch; to whiten.
- (v. i.) to cultivate white or lose shade; to whiten.
Bromine and bromine water both bleach organic colouring matters.