What is the meaning of White?
Bright and colourless; reflecting equal quantities of all frequencies of visible light.
Of or relating to Europeans or those of European descent, regardless if their skin has cool or warm undertones.
Of or relating to Caucasians (3rd defintion).
By U.S. Census Bureau definition, of or relating to people hailing from Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East.
Designated for use by Caucasians.
Relatively light or pale in colour.
Pale or pallid, as from fear, illness, etc.
Lacking coloration (tan) from ultraviolet light; not tanned.
Affected by leucism.
Containing cream, milk, or creamer.
The standard denomination of the playing pieces of a board game deemed to belong to the white set, no matter what the actual colour.
Pertaining to an ecclesiastical order whose adherents dress in white habits; Cistercian.
Honourable, fair; decent.
Grey, as from old age; having silvery hair; hoary.
Characterized by freedom from that which disturbs, and the like; fortunate; happy; favourable.
Regarded with especial favour; favourite; darling.
Pertaining to constitutional or anti-revolutionary political parties or movements.
Made from immature leaves and shoots.
Not containing characters; see white space.
Said of a symbol or character outline, not solid, not filled with color. Compare black (“said of a character or symbol filled with color”).
Characterised by the presence of snow.
Alwhite, pertaining to white armor.
The color/colour of snow or milk; the colour of light containing equal amounts of all visible wavelengths.
A person of European descent with light-coloured skin.
Any butterfly of the subfamily Pierinae in the family Pieridae.
Any object or substance that is of the color white.
- The albumen of bird eggs (egg white).
- The sclera, white of the eye.
- The cue ball in cue games.
- The snow- or ice-covered "green" in snow golf.
- A white pigment.
The albumen of bird eggs (egg white).
The sclera, white of the eye.
The cue ball in cue games.
The snow- or ice-covered "green" in snow golf.
A white pigment.
A white bean
The central part of the butt, which was formerly painted white; the centre of a mark at which a missile is shot.
The enclosed part of a letter of the alphabet, especially when handwritten.
A feather, from the wing of the cock ostrich, that is of the palest possible shade.
(Should we delete this sense?) The person playing with the white set of pieces.
To make white; to whiten; to bleach.
Alternative form of whit
inflection of whit:
- weak singular
- strong/weak plural