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Meanings and phrases

White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a member of the Caucasoid race; White person; Caucasian
  2. United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1910 by President Taft; noted for his work on antitrust legislation (1845-1921); Edward White; Edward D. White; Edward Douglas White Jr.
  3. Australian writer (1912-1990); Patrick White; Patrick Victor Martindale White
  4. United States political journalist (1915-1986); T. H. White; Theodore Harold White
  5. United States architect (1853-1906); Stanford White
  6. United States writer noted for his humorous essays (1899-1985); 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); Andrew D. White; Andrew Dickson White
  8. a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows southeastward through northern Arkansas and southern Missouri; White River

white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. being of the achromatic color of maximum lightness; having little or no hue owing to reflection of almost all incident light
  2. of or belonging to a racial group having light skin coloration
  3. anemic looking from illness or emotion; - Mary W. Shelley; ashen; blanched; bloodless; livid
  4. (of a surface) not written or printed on; blank; clean
  5. free from moral blemish or impurity; unsullied
  6. marked by the presence of snow; snowy
  7. restricted to whites only; lily-white
  8. glowing white with heat; white-hot
  9. benevolent; without malicious intent
  10. (of coffee) having cream or milk added
  11. (of hair) having lost its color; whitened
  12. of summer nights in northern latitudes where the sun barely sets

white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black); whiteness
  2. the white part of an egg; the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water; egg white; albumen; ovalbumin
  3. (usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth; flannel; gabardine; tweed
  4. (board games) the lighter pieces

white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. turn white; whiten

American white birch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small American birch with peeling white bark often worked into e.g. baskets or toy canoes; paper birch; paperbark birch; canoe birch; Betula cordifolia; Betula papyrifera

American white oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large slow-growing deciduous tree of the eastern United States having stout spreading branches and leaves with usually 7 rounded lobes; yields strong and durable hard wood; Quercus alba

American white pine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall-growing pine of eastern North America; bark is brown with longitudinal fissures when mature; valued as a timber tree; eastern white pine; weymouth pine; Pinus strobus

Andrew D. White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell) founded Cornell University and served as its first president (1832-1918); White; Andrew Dickson White

Andrew Dickson White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell) founded Cornell University and served as its first president (1832-1918); White; Andrew D. White

Arizona white oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. semi-evergreen shrub or small tree of Arizona and New Mexico having acorns with hemispherical cups; Quercus arizonica

Atlantic white cedar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. slow-growing medium-sized cedar of east coast of the United States; resembles American arborvitae; southern white cedar; coast white cedar; white cypress; white cedar; Chamaecyparis thyoides

California white fir

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medium to tall fir of central to western United States having a narrow erect crown and soft wood; white fir; Colorado fir; Abies concolor; Abies lowiana

California white oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall graceful deciduous California oak having leathery leaves and slender pointed acorns; valley oak; valley white oak; roble; Quercus lobata

Chinese white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white pigment used in house paints; consists of zinc oxide; zinc white

Chinese white cabbage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Asiatic plant grown for its cluster of edible white stalks with dark green leaves; bok choy; bok choi; pakchoi; pak choi; Brassica rapa chinensis

E. B . White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States writer noted for his humorous essays (1899-1985); White; Elwyn Brooks White

Edward D. White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1910 by President Taft; noted for his work on antitrust legislation (1845-1921); White; Edward White; Edward Douglas White Jr.

Edward Douglas White Jr .

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1910 by President Taft; noted for his work on antitrust legislation (1845-1921); White; Edward White; Edward D. White

Edward White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1910 by President Taft; noted for his work on antitrust legislation (1845-1921); White; Edward D. White; Edward Douglas White Jr.

Elwyn Brooks White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States writer noted for his humorous essays (1899-1985); White; E. B. White

European white birch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European birch with silvery white peeling bark and markedly drooping branches; silver birch; common birch; Betula pendula

European white lily

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a water lily with white flowers; Nymphaea alba

Great White Way

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a street in Manhattan that passes through Times Square; famous for its theaters; Broadway

New Zealand white pine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. New Zealand evergreen valued for its light easily worked wood; kahikatea; New Zealand Dacryberry; Dacrycarpus dacrydioides; Podocarpus dacrydioides

Old world white pelican

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. similar to American white pelican; Pelecanus onocrotalus

Oregon white oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small deciduous tree of western North America with crooked branches and pale grey bark; Oregon oak; Garry oak; Quercus garryana

Patrick Victor Martindale White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Australian writer (1912-1990); White; Patrick White

Patrick White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Australian writer (1912-1990); White; Patrick Victor Martindale White

Stanford White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States architect (1853-1906); White

T. H. White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States political journalist (1915-1986); White; Theodore Harold White

Theodore Harold White

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. United States political journalist (1915-1986); White; T. H. White

West Highland white terrier

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small white long-coated terrier developed in Scotland

White Friar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Roman Catholic friar wearing the white cloak of the Carmelite order; mendicant preachers; Carmelite

White House

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the chief executive department of the United States government; EXEC
  2. the government building that serves as the residence and office of the President of the United States

White Nile

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a headstream of the Nile; joins the Blue Nile at Khartoum to form the Nile

White River

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows southeastward through northern Arkansas and southern Missouri; White

White Russia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a landlocked republic in eastern Europe; formerly a European soviet; Belarus; Republic of Belarus; Byelarus; Byelorussia; Belorussia

White Russian

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the Slavic language spoken in Belarus; Belarusian; Byelorussian
  2. a native or inhabitant of Byelorussia; Byelorussian; Belorussian
  3. a cocktail made with vodka, coffee liqueur, and milk or cream

White Sea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a large inlet of the Barents Sea in the northwestern part of European Russia

White Tai

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a branch of the Tai languages

White people

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a light-skinned race; White race; Caucasoid race; Caucasian race

White person

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a member of the Caucasoid race; White; Caucasian

White race

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a light-skinned race; White people; Caucasoid race; Caucasian race

Yukon white birch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Alaskan birch with white to pale brown bark; Betula neoalaskana
n.
  1. a serious bacterial disease of young chickens; pullorum disease; bacillary white diarrhoea
n.
  1. a serious bacterial disease of young chickens; pullorum disease; bacillary white diarrhea

black and white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. not having or not capable of producing colors; black-and-white
E.g.
  • The floor is of alternating black and white marble.
  • The video is seen in colour and black and white.
  • The black and white cinematography is by Gil Taylor.

black and white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a black-and-white photograph or slide; monochrome
  2. communication by means of written symbols (either printed or handwritten); written communication; written language
E.g.
  • The floor is of alternating black and white marble.
  • The video is seen in colour and black and white.
  • The black and white cinematography is by Gil Taylor.

box white oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small deciduous tree of eastern and central United States having dark green lyrate pinnatifid leaves and tough moisture-resistant wood used especially for fence posts; post oak; brash oak; iron oak; Quercus stellata

coast white cedar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. slow-growing medium-sized cedar of east coast of the United States; resembles American arborvitae; southern white cedar; Atlantic white cedar; white cypress; white cedar; Chamaecyparis thyoides

common white dogwood

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. deciduous tree; celebrated for its large white or pink bracts and stunning autumn color that is followed by red berries; eastern flowering dogwood; Cornus florida

eastern white pine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall-growing pine of eastern North America; bark is brown with longitudinal fissures when mature; valued as a timber tree; American white pine; weymouth pine; Pinus strobus

egg white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the white part of an egg; the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water; white; albumen; ovalbumin
n.
  1. a variety of aster

great white heron

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a common egret of the genus Egretta found in America; it is a variety of the Old World white egret Casmerodius albus; American egret; Egretta albus
  2. widely distributed Old World white egret; Casmerodius albus
  3. large white heron of Florida and the Florida Keys; Ardea occidentalis

great white hope

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone (or something) expected to achieve great success in a given field; white hope

great white shark

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large aggressive shark widespread in warm seas; known to attack humans; white shark; man-eater; man-eating shark; Carcharodon carcharias

large white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Old World form of cabbage butterfly; Pieris brassicae
E.g.
  • Forewings with a large white spot at the end of the cell.
  • The flag has a large white cross that divides it into four quarters.
  • She had a large white oak hull.

large white petunia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual herb having large nocturnally fragrant white flowers; Petunia axillaris

lowland white fir

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. lofty fir of the Pacific coast of northwestern America having long curving branches and deep green leaves; lowland fir; giant fir; grand fir; Abies grandis

northern white cedar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small evergreen of eastern North America having tiny scalelike leaves on flattened branchlets; American arborvitae; white cedar; Thuja occidentalis

paper white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a daffodil having star-shaped white blossoms; often grown indoors to bloom in the winter; Narcissus papyraceus

poor white trash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (slang) an offensive term for White people who are impoverished; white trash

small white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small widely distributed form; Pieris rapae
E.g.
  • The small white flowers form small umbels, across.
  • small white spots in the marginal area of the hindwing.
  • A small white minority of French with other European (i.e.

small white aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of aster

southern white cedar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. slow-growing medium-sized cedar of east coast of the United States; resembles American arborvitae; coast white cedar; Atlantic white cedar; white cypress; white cedar; Chamaecyparis thyoides
n.
  1. medium-size pine of northwestern Mexico; bark is dark brown and furrowed when mature; Pinus strobiformis

swamp white oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large deciduous oak of the eastern United States with a flaky bark and leaves that have fewer lobes than other white oaks; yields heavy strong wood used in construction; thrives in wet soil; swamp oak; Quercus bicolor

sweet white violet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. short-stemmed violet of eastern North America having fragrant purple-veined white flowers; white violet; woodland white violet; Viola blanda

tall white violet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall North American perennial with heart-shaped leaves and white flowers with purple streaks; Canada violet; white violet; Viola canadensis

upland white aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tufted rigid North American perennial with loose clusters of white flowers; Aster ptarmicoides

valley white oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall graceful deciduous California oak having leathery leaves and slender pointed acorns; California white oak; valley oak; roble; Quercus lobata

western white pine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall pine of western North America with stout blue-green needles; bark is grey-brown with rectangular plates when mature; silver pine; mountain pine; Pinus monticola

white Anglo-Saxon Protestant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white person of Anglo-Saxon ancestry who belongs to a Protestant denomination; WASP

white Burgundy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dry white table wine of Chablis, France or a wine resembling it; Chablis

white Spanish broom

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low European broom having trifoliate leaves and yellowish-white flowers; white broom; Cytisus albus; Cytisus multiflorus

white admiral

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American butterfly with blue-black wings crossed by a broad white band; banded purple; Limenitis arthemis
  2. Eurasian butterfly with brown wings and white markings; Limenitis camilla

white alder

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shrub of eastern and southern coastal United States having beautiful racemes of spice-scented white flowers; sweet pepperbush; pepper bush; summer sweet; Clethra alnifolia
  2. tree of western United States; mountain alder; Alnus rhombifolia

white ant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. whitish soft-bodied ant-like social insect that feeds on wood; termite

white arsenic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white powdered poisonous trioxide of arsenic; used in manufacturing glass and as a pesticide (rat poison) and weed killer; arsenic; arsenic trioxide; arsenous anhydride; arsenous oxide; ratsbane

white ash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small to medium-sized tree of Australia and Tasmania having smooth white to light-grey bark shedding in patches or strips; snow gum; ghost gum; Eucalyptus coriacea; Eucalyptus pauciflora
  2. spreading American ash with leaves pale green or silvery beneath and having hard brownish wood; Fraxinus Americana

white aspen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a poplar that is widely cultivated in the United States; has white bark and leaves with whitish undersurfaces; white poplar; abele; aspen poplar; silver-leaved poplar; Populus alba

white avens

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. avens of Virginia having pale or greenish yellow flowers; bennet; Geum virginianum
  2. North American white-flowered avens; bennet; Geum canadense

white backlash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. backlash by white racists against black civil rights advances; whitelash

white baneberry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American herb with white poisonous berries; white cohosh; white bead; doll's eyes; Actaea alba

white basswood

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. American basswood of the Allegheny region; cottonwood; Tilia heterophylla

white bead

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American herb with white poisonous berries; white baneberry; white cohosh; doll's eyes; Actaea alba

white bean

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. white-seeded bean; usually dried; navy bean; pea bean

white bedstraw

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasian herb with ample panicles of small white flowers; naturalized in North America; wild madder; white madder; infant's-breath; false baby's breath; Galium mollugo

white beech

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American forest tree with light green leaves and edible nuts; American beech; red beech; Fagus grandifolia; Fagus americana

white beer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a general name for beers made from wheat by top fermentation; usually very pale and cloudy and effervescent; Weissbier; wheat beer

white birch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European birch with dull white to pale brown bark and somewhat drooping hairy branches; downy birch; Betula pubescens

white blood cell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system; leukocyte; leucocyte; white cell; white blood corpuscle; white corpuscle; WBC
E.g.
  • Any white blood cell count higher than this constitutes pleocytosis.
  • The survivors were later found to have very low white blood cell counts.
  • This skin eruption is often accompanied by a fever, muscle aches, nausea, and an elevated white blood cell count.
n.
  1. blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system; leukocyte; leucocyte; white blood cell; white cell; white corpuscle; WBC

white book

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a government report; bound in white; white paper

white bread

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bread made with finely ground and usually bleached wheat flour; light bread

white broom

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low European broom having trifoliate leaves and yellowish-white flowers; white Spanish broom; Cytisus albus; Cytisus multiflorus

white bryony

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. white-flowered vine having thick roots and bearing small black berries; Europe to Iran; devil's turnip; Bryonia alba

white cake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cake made without egg yolks

white camas

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plant of eastern and central North America having creamy white flowers tinged with brown or purple; poisonous especially to grazing animals; Zigadenus glaucus

white campion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyx; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis; evening lychnis; white cockle; bladder campion; Silene latifolia; Lychnis alba

white cedar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small evergreen of eastern North America having tiny scalelike leaves on flattened branchlets; American arborvitae; northern white cedar; Thuja occidentalis
  2. slow-growing medium-sized cedar of east coast of the United States; resembles American arborvitae; southern white cedar; coast white cedar; Atlantic white cedar; white cypress; Chamaecyparis thyoides

white cell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system; leukocyte; leucocyte; white blood cell; white blood corpuscle; white corpuscle; WBC

white chocolate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a blend of cocoa butter and milk solids and sugar and vanilla; used in candy bars and baking and coatings; not technically chocolate because it contains no chocolate liquor

white cinnamon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. highly aromatic inner bark of the Canella winterana used as a condiment and a tonic; canella; canella bark

white cinnamon tree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large evergreen shrub or small tree having white aromatic bark and leathery leaves and small purple to red flowers in terminal cymes; wild cinnamon; Canella winterana; Canella-alba

white clover

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. creeping European clover having white to pink flowers and bright green leaves; naturalized in United States; widely grown for forage; dutch clover; shamrock; Trifolium repens

white cockle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyx; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis; white campion; evening lychnis; bladder campion; Silene latifolia; Lychnis alba

white cohosh

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American herb with white poisonous berries; white baneberry; white bead; doll's eyes; Actaea alba

white corpuscle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system; leukocyte; leucocyte; white blood cell; white cell; white blood corpuscle; WBC

white crappie

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a crappie that is white; Pomoxis annularis

white croaker

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. silvery and bluish drumfish of shallow California coastal waters; queenfish; Seriphus politus
  2. small silvery marine food fish found off California; chenfish; kingfish; Genyonemus lineatus

white currant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. garden currant bearing small white berries; Ribes sativum

white cypress

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. slow-growing medium-sized cedar of east coast of the United States; resembles American arborvitae; southern white cedar; coast white cedar; Atlantic white cedar; white cedar; Chamaecyparis thyoides

white cypress pine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small tree or shrub of southern Australia; Callitris glaucophylla; Callitris glauca

white daisy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowers; widely naturalized; often placed in genus Chrysanthemum; oxeye daisy; ox-eyed daisy; marguerite; moon daisy; Leucanthemum vulgare; Chrysanthemum leucanthemum

white dead nettle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European dead nettle with white flowers; Lamium album

white dipladenia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shrubby climber having glossy leaves and white funnel-shaped flowers with yellow throats; Mandevilla boliviensis; Dipladenia boliviensis

white dog's-tooth violet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American dogtooth having solitary white flowers with yellow centers and blue or pink exteriors; white dogtooth violet; blonde lilian; Erythronium albidum
n.
  1. North American dogtooth having solitary white flowers with yellow centers and blue or pink exteriors; white dog's-tooth violet; blonde lilian; Erythronium albidum

white dwarf

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a faint star of enormous density; white dwarf star
E.g.
  • Even later, the Sun will become a white dwarf.
  • This star system consists of a dim red dwarf and a white dwarf.
  • A yellow-white main sequence star, it has a white dwarf companion.

white dwarf star

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a faint star of enormous density; white dwarf

white elephant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a valuable possession whose upkeep is excessively expensive
  2. albinic Indian elephant; rare and sometimes venerated in east Asia
E.g.
  • Thammalungka got a white elephant and brought to Rama II in Bangkok.
  • In Buddhism, Buddha is said to have been a white elephant reincarnated as a human.
  • A bronze statue of Samantabhadra riding a white elephant is placed under the dome.

white elm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large ornamental tree with graceful gradually spreading branches common in eastern North America; American elm; water elm; rock elm; Ulmus americana

white fairy lantern

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. globe lily having open branched clusters of egg-shaped white flowers; southern California; white globe lily; Calochortus albus

white false indigo

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. erect or spreading herb having racemes of creamy white flowers; the eastern United States; Baptisia lactea

white feather

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a symbol of cowardice

white feldspar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a widely distributed feldspar that forms rocks; albite

white fir

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medium to tall fir of western North America having a conic crown and branches in tiers; leaves smell of orange when crushed; amabilis fir; Pacific silver fir; red silver fir; Christmas tree; Abies amabilis
  2. medium to tall fir of central to western United States having a narrow erect crown and soft wood; Colorado fir; California white fir; Abies concolor; Abies lowiana

white flag

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. flag consisting of a piece of white cloth that is hoisted to signal surrender or to ask for a truce; flag of truce
E.g.
  • Finally, defeated, Sam raises the white flag.
  • White, ordered the raising of a white flag.
  • He then had her flag hauled down and a white flag hoisted.

white fox

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. thickly-furred fox of Arctic regions; brownish in summer and white in winter; Arctic fox; Alopex lagopus

white fringed orchid

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bog orchid of eastern North America with a spike of pure white fringed flowers; white fringed orchis; Habenaria albiflora

white fringed orchis

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bog orchid of eastern North America with a spike of pure white fringed flowers; white fringed orchid; Habenaria albiflora

white fritillary

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. California herb with white conic or bell-shaped flowers usually tinged with green; Fritillaria liliaceae

white fungus

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fungus that attacks living fish and tadpoles and spawn causing white fungus disease: a coating of white hyphae on especially peripheral parts (as fins); Saprolegnia ferax

white globe lily

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. globe lily having open branched clusters of egg-shaped white flowers; southern California; white fairy lantern; Calochortus albus

white gold

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pale alloy of gold usually with platinum or nickel or palladium

white goods

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large electrical home appliances (refrigerators or washing machines etc.) that are typically finished in white enamel
  2. drygoods for household use that are typically made of white cloth; household linen

white heat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the hotness of something heated until it turns white

white heather

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. heath of mountains of western United States having bell-shaped white flowers; Cassiope mertensiana

white hellebore

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American plant having large leaves and yellowish green flowers growing in racemes; yields a toxic alkaloid used medicinally; American hellebore; Indian poke; bugbane; Veratrum viride

white honeysuckle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shrub growing in swamps throughout the eastern United States and having small white to pinkish flowers resembling honeysuckle; swamp azalea; swamp honeysuckle; Rhododendron viscosum
  2. bushy honeysuckle with twining branches and white or yellow-white flowers; southern United States; Lonicera albiflora

white hope

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone (or something) expected to achieve great success in a given field; great white hope

white horehound

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European aromatic herb with hairy leaves and numerous white flowers in axillary cymes; leaves yield a bitter extract use medicinally and as flavoring; common horehound; Marrubium vulgare

white horse

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a wave that is blown by the wind so its crest is broken and appears white; whitecap
E.g.
  • She gives him a white horse statuette as a gift.
  • It is also an obsolete term for a white horse.
  • This is how to discern a gray horse from a white horse.

white horse nettle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. weedy nightshade with silvery foliage and violet or blue or white flowers; roundish berry widely used to curdle milk; central United States to South America; trompillo; prairie berry; purple nightshade; silverleaf nightshade; silver-leaved nightshade; silver-leaved nettle; Solanum elaeagnifolium

white knight

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a company that is a friendly acquirer in a takeover

white lead

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a poisonous white pigment that contains lead; ceruse; lead carbonate

white lead ore

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mineral consisting of lead carbonate that is an important source of lead; cerussite

white leather

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a leather that has been treated with alum and/or salt; whit leather

white leg

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. painful thrombosis of the femoral vein in the leg following childbirth; milk leg; phlegmasia alba dolens

white lettuce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. herb of northeastern North America having drooping clusters of yellowish-white flowers; sometimes placed in genus Prenanthes; cankerweed; Nabalus alba; Prenanthes alba

white lie

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an unimportant lie (especially one told to be tactful or polite)

white lily

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. white Egyptian lotus: water lily of Egypt to southeastern Africa; held sacred by the Egyptians; lotus; white lotus; Egyptian water lily; Nymphaea lotus
  2. lily of eastern Mediterranean and the Balkans with broad funnel-shaped white flowers; Madonna lily; Annunciation lily; Lent lily; Lilium candidum

white line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white stripe in the middle of a road to mark traffic lanes
E.g.
  • A white line along the stomach is also present.
  • These were blue with a white line painted around them.
  • Dynastic changes are marked with a white line.

white lotus

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. white Egyptian lotus: water lily of Egypt to southeastern Africa; held sacred by the Egyptians; lotus; Egyptian water lily; white lily; Nymphaea lotus

white lung

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. acute lung injury characterized by coughing and rales; inflammation of the lungs which become stiff and fibrous and cannot exchange oxygen; occurs among persons exposed to irritants such as corrosive chemical vapors or ammonia or chlorine etc.; adult respiratory distress syndrome; ARDS; wet lung

white lupine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. white-flowered Eurasian herb widely cultivated for forage and erosion control; field lupine; wolf bean; Egyptian lupine; Lupinus albus

white madder

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasian herb with ample panicles of small white flowers; naturalized in North America; wild madder; white bedstraw; infant's-breath; false baby's breath; Galium mollugo

white magic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. magic used only for good purposes

white maire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small New Zealand tree having red pulpy one-seeded fruit; Olea lanceolata

white mallee

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small shrubby mallee; congoo mallee; Eucalyptus dumosa

white mallow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European perennial plant naturalized in United States having triangular ovate leaves and lilac-pink flowers; marsh mallow; Althea officinalis

white man

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a man who is White
E.g.
  • You must go by the way white man had hitherto gone.
  • Huey Calhoun, a white man, arrives on the scene.
  • At the same time, a white man comes into view.

white man 's burden

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the supposed responsibility of the white race to provide care for their non-white subjects

white mangrove

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small to medium-sized tree growing in brackish water especially along the shores of the southwestern Pacific; Avicennia officinalis
  2. shrub to moderately large tree that grows in brackish water along the seacoasts of western Africa and tropical America; locally important as a source of tannin; Laguncularia racemosa

white marlin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small marlin (to 180 pounds) of western Atlantic; Makaira albida

white matsutake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a large white mushroom that develops brown stains as it ages; gills are white; odor is spicy and aromatic; collected commercially for oriental cooking the Pacific Northwest; Armillaria ponderosa

white matter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. whitish nervous tissue of the CNS consisting of neurons and their myelin sheaths; substantia alba
E.g.
  • This is associated with frontal lobe white matter lesions.
  • A section through the material also appeared to show grey and white matter.
  • He observed plaque on his own teeth— “a little white matter” as he called it.

white meat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. meat carved from the breast of a fowl; breast

white melilot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. biennial plant; valuable honey plant; white sweet clover; Melilotus alba

white metal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an alloy (often of lead or tin base) used for bearings; bearing metal

white milkweed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall herb with leafless white waxy stems and whitish starlike flowers; southwestern United States; Asclepias albicans

white mountain ash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large tree with dark compact bark on lower trunk but smooth and white above; yields lumber similar to that of European or American ashes; Eucalyptus fraxinoides

white mulberry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Asiatic mulberry with white to pale red fruit; leaves used to feed silkworms; Morus alba

white mullein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. densely hairy Eurasian herb with racemose white flowers; naturalized in North America; Verbascum lychnitis

white mullet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. silvery mullet of Atlantic and Pacific coasts; Mugil curema

white mustard

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasian mustard cultivated for its pungent seeds; a source of table mustard and mustard oil; Brassica hirta; Sinapis alba

white noise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a noise produced by a stimulus containing all of the audible frequencies of vibration
E.g.
  • Pure tones or white noise do not evoke any response.
  • Brown noise can be produced by integrating white noise.
  • in engineering or mathematical finance, in terms of white noise.

white oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of numerous Old World and American oaks having 6 to 8 stamens in each floret, acorns that mature in one year and leaf veins that never extend beyond the margin of the leaf
E.g.
  • The altar and prayer benches are of white oak.
  • Symptoms in white oak are similar to those in red oak.
  • Timber: white oak, ash and basswood braced with iron bands.

white onion sauce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veloute sauce with sauteed chopped onions and whipping cream; Soubise

white out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. widen the interlinear spacing by inserting leads
  2. cover up with a liquid correction fluid; whiteout

white pages

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a telephone directory or section of a directory (usually printed on white paper) where the names of people are listed alphabetically along with their telephone numbers

white paper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a government report; bound in white; white book
E.g.
  • The war of 1870/71 left a shortage of white paper.
  • Therefore, he founded in 1872 a factory for white paper.
  • The new issues were printed on white paper with clear gum.

white pelican

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large American pelican; white with black wing feathers; Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

white pepper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. climber having dark red berries (peppercorns) when fully ripe; southern India and Sri Lanka; naturalized in northern Burma and Assam; pepper; common pepper; black pepper; Madagascar pepper; Piper nigrum
  2. pepper ground from husked peppercorns

white perch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small silvery food and game fish of eastern United States streams; silver perch; Morone americana

white pine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several five-needled pines with white wood and smooth usually light grey bark when young; especially the eastern white pine
  2. soft white wood of white pine trees
E.g.
  • ), but rarely near maple and white pine.
  • western white pine, sugar pine).
  • Forest cover includes red cedar, white pine, red pine, and yellow birch.

white pine blister rust

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several diseases of pines caused by rust fungi of the genus Cronartium and marked by destructive invasion of bark and sapwood and producing blisters externally; blister rust; white-pine rust

white plague

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an addiction to a drug (especially a narcotic drug); drug addiction
  2. involving the lungs with progressive wasting of the body; pulmonary tuberculosis; consumption; phthisis; wasting disease

white popinac

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low scrubby tree of tropical and subtropical North America having white flowers tinged with yellow resembling mimosa and long flattened pods; lead tree; Leucaena glauca; Leucaena leucocephala

white poplar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. light easily worked wood of a tulip tree; used for furniture and veneer; tulipwood; true tulipwood; whitewood; yellow poplar
  2. a poplar that is widely cultivated in the United States; has white bark and leaves with whitish undersurfaces; white aspen; abele; aspen poplar; silver-leaved poplar; Populus alba

white potato

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an edible tuber native to South America; a staple food of Ireland; potato; Irish potato; murphy; spud; tater
  2. annual native to South America having underground stolons bearing edible starchy tubers; widely cultivated as a garden vegetable; vines are poisonous; potato; white potato vine; Solanum tuberosum

white potato vine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual native to South America having underground stolons bearing edible starchy tubers; widely cultivated as a garden vegetable; vines are poisonous; potato; white potato; Solanum tuberosum

white pox

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mild form of smallpox caused by a less virulent form of the virus; alastrim; variola minor; pseudosmallpox; pseudovariola; milk pox; West Indian smallpox; Cuban itch; Kaffir pox

white prairie aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial of western North America having white flowers; Aster falcatus

white rhinoceros

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large light-grey African rhinoceros having two horns; endangered; sometimes placed in genus Diceros; Ceratotherium simum; Diceros simus

white rice

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. having husk or outer brown layers removed; polished rice

white rocket

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. from Mediterranean region; a naturalized weed throughout southern Europe; Diplotaxis erucoides

white room

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a room that is virtually free of dust or bacteria; used in laboratory work and in assembly or repair of precision equipment; clean room

white rust

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fungus causing a disease characterized by a white powdery mass of conidia

white sage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial cottony-white herb of southwestern United States; western mugwort; cudweed; prairie sage; Artemisia ludoviciana; Artemisia gnaphalodes

white sale

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a sale of household linens

white sanicle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. American herb having flat-topped clusters of small white flower heads; reputedly a cause of trembles and milk sickness; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium; white snakeroot; Ageratina altissima; Eupatorium rugosum

white sauce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. milk thickened with a butter and flour roux; bechamel sauce; bechamel

white seabass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a species of large perch noted for its sporting and eating qualities; lives in marine, estuary, and freshwater habitats; barramundi; giant perch; giant seaperch; Asian seabass; Lates calcarifer

white separatism

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a social system in which white people live separately from members of other races

white separatist

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who advocates a society in which white people live separately from members of other races

white shark

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large aggressive shark widespread in warm seas; known to attack humans; great white shark; man-eater; man-eating shark; Carcharodon carcharias

white sheep

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large white wild sheep of northwestern Canada and Alaska; Dall sheep; Dall's sheep; Ovis montana dalli

white silk-cotton tree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. massive tropical tree with deep ridges on its massive trunk and bearing large pods of seeds covered with silky floss; source of the silky kapok fiber; kapok; ceiba tree; silk-cotton tree; Bombay ceiba; God tree; Ceiba pentandra

white slave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a woman sold into prostitution

white slaver

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who forces women to become prostitutes

white slime mushroom

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a type of slime mushroom

white snakeroot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. American herb having flat-topped clusters of small white flower heads; reputedly a cause of trembles and milk sickness; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium; white sanicle; Ageratina altissima; Eupatorium rugosum

white snapdragon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. California plant with slender racemes of white flowers; Antirrhinum coulterianum

white spruce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medium-sized spruce of northeastern North America having short blue-green leaves and slender cones; Picea glauca
E.g.
  • Forests of white spruce, willow, birch, and fir are present.
  • Abbott State Forest was reported to be producing white spruce seed in 1982.
  • It is usually found on balsam fir, occasionally on black spruce, and rarely on white spruce, red maple, or white birch.

white squire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white knight that buys less than a majority interest

white stork

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the common stork of Europe; white with black wing feathers and a red bill; Ciconia ciconia

white stringybark

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. stringybark having white wood; thin-leaved stringybark; Eucalyptusd eugenioides

white sturgeon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. valuable source of caviar and isinglass; found in Black and Caspian seas; beluga; hausen; Acipenser huso
  2. food and game fish of marine and fresh waters of northwestern coast of North America; Pacific sturgeon; Sacramento sturgeon; Acipenser transmontanus

white supremacist

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who believes that the white race is or should be supreme
E.g.
  • She is ordered not to touch the baby of a white supremacist couple.
  • Bennett won wide attention when he called Lincoln a white supremacist in 1968.
  • Page was an American white supremacist and Army veteran from Cudahy, Wisconsin.

white supremacy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the prejudice that members of the white race are superior to members of other races
E.g.
  • ), patriarchy, heterosexism, white supremacy, and imperialism".
  • He held strong views on race and was a proponent of white supremacy.
  • Due to notions of white supremacy, they were treated as second-class citizens.

white sweet clover

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. biennial plant; valuable honey plant; white melilot; Melilotus alba

white tail

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common North American deer; tail has a white underside; Virginia deer; whitetail; white-tailed deer; whitetail deer; Odocoileus Virginianus

white thistle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any plant of the genus Argemone having large white or yellow flowers and prickly leaves and stems and pods; chiefly of tropical America; prickly poppy; argemone; devil's fig
  2. spiny shrub with silvery-scurfy foliage of alkaline plains of southwestern United States and Mexico; quail bush; quail brush; Atriplex lentiformis

white tie

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. formalwear consisting of full evening dress for men; dress suit; full dress; tailcoat; tail coat; tails; white tie and tails
  2. bow tie worn as part of a man's formal evening dress

white tie and tails

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. formalwear consisting of full evening dress for men; dress suit; full dress; tailcoat; tail coat; tails; white tie

white titi

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shrub or small tree of southeastern United States to West Indies and Brazil; grown for the slender racemes of white flowers and orange and crimson foliage; cyrilla; leatherwood; Cyrilla racemiflora

white trash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (slang) an offensive term for White people who are impoverished; poor white trash

white trumpet lily

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall lily have large white trumpet-shaped flowers that bloom in the spring; Easter lily; Bermuda lily; Lilium longiflorum

white turnip

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. widely cultivated plant having a large fleshy edible white or yellow root; turnip; Brassica rapa
  2. white root of a turnip plant

white violet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. short-stemmed violet of eastern North America having fragrant purple-veined white flowers; sweet white violet; woodland white violet; Viola blanda
  2. tall North American perennial with heart-shaped leaves and white flowers with purple streaks; Canada violet; tall white violet; Viola canadensis

white vitriol

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a colorless water-soluble powder; used as a mordant or to preserve wood or for the electrodeposition of zinc; zinc sulfate; zinc sulphate; zinc vitriol

white walnut

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American walnut tree having light-brown wood and edible nuts; source of a light-brown dye; butternut; butternut tree; Juglans cinerea

white water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. frothy water as in rapids or waterfalls; whitewater
E.g.
  • Other white water rivers are the Erme, Tavy, Plym and Meavy.
  • It is therefore classified as a dangerous white water river.
  • A rather grand white water mill also crosses between Buxton and Lamas.

white wax tree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. erect evergreen treelike shrub of China and Korea and Japan having acuminate leaves and flowers in long erect panicles; resembles Japanese privet; Chinese privet; Ligustrum lucidum

white whale

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small northern whale that is white when adult; beluga; Delphinapterus leucas

white willow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large willow tree of Eurasia and North Africa having greyish canescent leaves and grey bark; Huntingdon willow; Salix alba

white wine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation
E.g.
  • Production is concentrated in white wine varieties.
  • The area is noted for growing grapes for white wine.
  • The white wine is aged in 40-45% new oak for 10–12 months.

white wolf

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. wolf of Arctic North America having white fur and a black-tipped tail; Arctic wolf; Canis lupus tundrarum

white woman

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a woman who is White
E.g.
  • A white woman was also killed but lost her kidney.
  • After this opening, Cheryl meets L, a white woman, at a party.
  • (Ba-tak’ ma’ca) The white woman of beautiful face but body of a frog.

white wood aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. rhizomatous perennial wood aster of eastern North America with white flowers; Aster divaricatus

white yam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. grown in Australasia and Polynesia for its large root with fine edible white flesh; water yam; Dioscorea alata

white zinnia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. subshrub with slender woolly stems and long narrow leaves and flower heads with white rays; southern United States and northern Mexico; Zinnia acerosa
n.
  1. short-stemmed violet of eastern North America having fragrant purple-veined white flowers; sweet white violet; white violet; Viola blanda

zinc white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white pigment used in house paints; consists of zinc oxide; Chinese white

red and white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The school's athletic colors are red and white.
  • The walls are laid in patterns of red and white brick.
  • The traditional colours of the club are red and white.

blue and white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The team colours at the time were blue and white.
  • Köpetdag traditional kit colours are blue and white.
  • Its colors are blue and white or yellow-white.

white men

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The slaves kill the white men and drink much alcohol.
  • She has many affairs, some, it is rumored, with white men.
  • The jury consisted of twelve white men.

white people

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most films have white people in speaking roles.
  • During this time, black and white people could not share.
  • On some nights, "there were more white people in there than blacks.

white flowers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The small white flowers form small umbels, across.
  • Many species have large, yellow or white flowers.
  • It produces bright white flowers in the summer.

white marble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The floor is of alternating black and white marble.
  • Extant "huabiao" are typically made from white marble.
  • It originally had a black glass and white marble exterior.

white settlers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By 1800 white settlers were pouring westwards.
  • The Coushatta claim was disputed by white settlers in 1859.
  • He was one of the first white settlers in Clarke County, Georgia.

white and black

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The official colors are yellow, white and black.
  • Thoracic segments white and black transversely banded.
  • The seats in the stand are blue, yellow, white and black.

white women

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • White men had an increased risk, but not white women or black men.
  • In 2014, employed African American women earned 75 percent as much as white women.
  • The focus on personal freedom was another divergence between white women and women of color.

white blood

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It can also damage hair follicles and white blood cells.
  • Above this is a whitish layer of white blood cells (the "phlegm").
  • Any white blood cell count higher than this constitutes pleocytosis.

white spots

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The large, colorful body is blue with white spots.
  • The female is larger and bears enlarged white spots.
  • Infants have white spots on their backs when younger.

white background

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 2" and contained the chrysanthemum crest on a white background.
  • They are either colored on a white background or the other way around.
  • It featured a white background with two stylised curved "E"s facing each other.

painted white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The lighthouse is built of iron and painted white.
  • These were both moulded from fibreglass and painted white.
  • The house was painted white, and Adkins named it Whitehaven.

first white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • was integrated with the first white athlete.
  • Grouard became the first white missionary to live in Anaa.
  • Wright's son Ernest was the first white child born in Tuncurry.

green and white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • green and white colours are also seen in the crest.
  • The flag of the municipality is green and white.
  • Traditionally the club's colours are green and white.

white and blue

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The main colors would have been white and blue.
  • "As of 9 June 2019"<br> Its colors are white and blue.
  • Most were painted in a red, white and blue paint scheme.

white light

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As he feared, the signal showed a white light throughout.
  • It was built as a white light, visible for in clear weather.
  • It stands tall, with a white light flashing every 10 seconds.

white stripes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The home stockings were red with six white stripes.
  • The away stockings had only three white stripes.
  • The ball has two one-inch-wide white stripes.

white markings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The wings are maroon red with variable white markings.
  • The genetics behind white markings in horses are complex.
  • Occasionally white markings on the face and/or body and legs occur.

white shirt

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He wears a black suit with white shirt and bow tie.
  • Members also wear a white shirt and dark gray slacks.
  • His white shirt peeps out at the throat and the sleeves.

all white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • When WI opened in 1914 it was an all white school.
  • Away strips have generally tended to be all white.
  • The term was initially applied to all white Zimbabweans.

white blood cells

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It can also damage hair follicles and white blood cells.
  • Above this is a whitish layer of white blood cells (the "phlegm").
  • Jawed vertebrates have an adaptive immune system, based largely on white blood cells.

creamy white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The larva is creamy white with a brown head.
  • Males have a "collar" of creamy white fur across their necks.
  • They are creamy white in color.

pure white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The building was constructed of pure white stone.
  • It is noe thing but pure white sand, mixed with a little gravel.
  • It is now pure white with no face.
E.g.
  • Fredericton's population is predominantly white.
  • 2 was a predominantly white school with virtually no admission of African Americans.
  • He then took a coaching and teaching job at predominantly white Macalester College in 1971.

flowers are white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The flowers are white with a green strip on each tepal.
  • Leaves are green and the flowers are white.
  • The flowers are white to yellow, in small umbels diameter.

white population

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the same time, the white population of Atlanta has increased.
  • These immigrants comprised 3% of the city's foreign-born white population.
  • These immigrants comprised 2% of the city's foreign-born white population.

white students

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The DTH was seen as a newspaper for white students.
  • It was constructed for white students only.
  • There was no effect of self-affirmation in white students.

white collar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The home kit is all blue with white collar.
  • He acted differently with the union of white collar employees.
  • The powiat of Rechytsa adopted a white żupan with white collar.

white and red

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The color has shown to vary between white and red.
  • They are ranged under two classes, white and red.
  • The beacon flashes white and red every 2.5 sec.

great white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The jaws of a large great white shark may have up to five layers.
  • As a sign of his prophecy, he said a great white whale would rise out of Witch Pond.
  • Ryan helps the couple escape from their drowned car, but a second great white shark is revealed.

white band

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the very late 1980s / early 90s a thin white band of approx.
  • A broad, longitudinal white band runs along the distal half of the body.
  • Larva dark grey with a dorsal white band and sub-dorsal series of red spots.

white stripe

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Superintendents also have a white stripe fitted on the police hat.
  • It has a white stripe running from the lower forehead to the muzzle.
  • The bottom of each sleeve featured a thick white stripe from wrist to elbow.

white sand

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The beach has white sand and no or very few rocks.
  • Mandrem Beach is a white sand beach with clear water.
  • The beach has white sand and several rocks.

forewings are white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The forewings are white with a band of dark scales across the median area.

yellowish white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The yellowish white shell has a helicoidal shape.
  • Larvae are usually a pale yellowish white.
  • "Lepiota harithaka" produces a yellowish white spore print.

white socks

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The away kit is a white shirt, blue shorts and white socks.
  • Plain white socks were also worn.
  • The team brought back white socks for the last time in team history.

white hairs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It typically has some sparse white hairs on its face.
  • The side lobes have toothbrush-like tufts of white hairs.
  • The side lobes have dense, mop-like tufts of white hairs.

white star

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The white star in the triangle stands for independence.
  • Challacombe was a bay horse with a white star bred by F W Dunn.
  • To the unaided eye, it appears to be a white star of magnitude 3.6.

mostly white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The hindwings are mostly white.
  • These dogs have mostly white coats with patches of black and brown hair.
  • It has no obvious leaves and the mostly white flower is usually buried in leaf litter.

white spot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In some specimens there is white spot on the head.
  • Female has a white spot at end of cell of forewings.
  • An irregular white spot found on the discocellulars.

white jersey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The leader wore a white jersey with red polka dots.
  • It was a white jersey that had four stripes on the arms.
  • The first uniform was a white jersey with a red star on the chest.

white shorts

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Their colours were red shirts and white shorts.
  • These colours have often been combined with white shorts.
  • The home kit is a blue shirt, white shorts and blue socks.

white settlement

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This time to annex it and occupy it for the purpose of white settlement.
  • In 1892, Congress opened up part of the reservation to white settlement.
  • He led several raids against Indians who were hostile to white settlement.

white male

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This Robert wears a white male Kyokugen Karate gi with a blue shirt underneath.
  • The main character in the strip, Dilbert is a technically-minded single white male.
  • Fowlmouth (voiced by Rob Paulsen) is a young, white male rooster with a blue, short-sleeved shirt.

white hair

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hatnofer was an elderly lady, with grey or even white hair.
  • Xavier had white skin, white hair, and unique scarlet red eyes.
  • A horse with dark skin and dark eyes under a white hair coat is gray.

white eggs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Five or six white eggs are incubated for 18 days.
  • It lays three white eggs between March and July.
  • Females lay white eggs similar to a rugby ball.

white wines

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Jörgen is known for its fine white wines.
  • Two white wines are nowadays available: and three red wines:
  • Here the grape is often blended with Malvasia in the DOC white wines of the area.

white stone

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The building was constructed of pure white stone.
  • The figure is bearded with eyes made of black and white stone.
  • It was a four-pillared three-pagan church built of white stone.

white color

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The base of the lip has a white color on the margins.
  • The bridge is painted in red and white color.
  • It is nicknamed "the Ice Palace" () for its white color.

long white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These are long white, brown or black cloaks trimmed in gold.
  • He must have a white head and a long white beard, of course.
  • Qatari men wear thawbs (a long white shirt) over loose pants.

white lines

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It also is trimmed with white lines on its fins.
  • It is a green moth with faint white lines.
  • It typically has white lines at the base.

other white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They felt that whites could serve the movement by educating other white people.
  • Discrimination against Czechs and other white immigrants persisted in banking until the 1930s.
  • Teleras are usually found in Mexican bakeries where they are sold just as any other white bread.

wear white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They wear white armor instead of the standard black.
  • The unmarried girls wear white kerchiefs, the married women black.
  • During warm and hot weather, Saudi men and boys wear white thobes.

many white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It contains many white, filiform spiral threads.
  • His essays were resented by many white Southerners and generated much controversy.
  • In response, many white families left the area, selling their homes for as low as $1,500 for a 3-bedroom home.

white nationalist

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He did not self-identify as a white nationalist.
  • This was also the first election that white nationalist William Daniel Johnson ran in.
  • He has described himself as a "white nationalist, a populist, a traditionalist, with libertarian leanings".

white dress

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Minogue wore a long, sheer white dress for the music video.
  • Farmer then wore a long white dress, and the stage was bathed in red and orange lights.
  • At the parade on 7 September 2016, she appeared in a simple white dress with a discreet neckline.

plain white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Pants were plain white with a black belt and socks.
  • Pants were plain white with a red pipe down the outer leg sides.
  • Home-made Cantonese dishes are usually served with plain white rice.

dressed in white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was dressed in white and was accompanied by many musicians.
  • The boy is dressed in white garb.
  • A pale, blond woman dressed in white then comes out of the cottage.

hindwings are white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The cilia of both forewings and hindwings are white alternated with brown.
  • The hindwings are white.

between white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The color has shown to vary between white and red.
  • The cheese itself is uniform in color between white and pale yellow.
  • For instance, the differentiation between white and yellow may be problematic.

white supremacists

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The "National Post" newspaper described him as "one of Canada's most notorious white supremacists".
  • A "Wired" article covering the controversy referred to him as a “poster boy for white supremacists”.
  • The Guardian reported that "Speakers included white supremacists and a researcher who has previously advocated child rape."

white shirts

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The team play in white shirts and black shorts/socks.
  • They play in white shirts with blue stripes, and white shorts.
  • The club's colours are white shirts, black shorts, and red socks.

black or white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The player can choose between black or white chips.
  • The keyboard can come in colors black or white.
  • They wore white pants and either black or white jerseys.

narrow white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The medal is hung from a blue ribbon with a narrow white stripe along both edges.
  • The juveniles in contrast, are blue-black marked from top to bottom with narrow white stripes.
  • Vimy was a bay horse with a narrow white stripe bred in France by this owner, Pierre Wertheimer.

white flight

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Over a 60-year period, white flight occurred in the city.
  • During the 1950s–70s, suburbanization and white flight from urban areas led to a significant demographic shift.
  • Kerrigan joined the white flight to the suburbs caused by school busing, moving to Quincy, Massachusetts in 1978.

only white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was the only white guy on his track team.
  • He was the only white southern politician of significance to do so.
  • Charlie Hargrett was the only white man of the original, classic line-up.

white below

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cilia white below the apex and at outer angle.
  • Tracer fire laced out and the sea seemed to churn white below them.
  • This shark is plain gray, brown-gray, or purple-gray above, and white below.

white residents

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Out of all five boroughs, The Bronx has the lowest number and percentage of white residents.
  • It is viewed as a largely blue collar, African Canadian, working class area among older white residents.
  • The white residents who chose the exit method, felt bitter and lost because of the rise in Hispanic residents.

both white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Of magnitude 5.1 and 5.5, they are separable with the naked eye and are both white.
  • The primary and secondary, both white stars, are of magnitude 4.8 and 6.2, respectively.
  • Black coloration is a rigid must on the nose and lips for both white and fawn bakhmulls.

white patch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was darkest at the tail and the hind limbs, with a white patch between the forearms.
  • It has round or heart-shaped leaf and a reddish purple flower with a central white patch.
  • There is a prominent white patch on the costal margin of each wing, followed by a red mark.

white phosphorus

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The A2 weighs about , about of which is white phosphorus.
  • In addition, white phosphorus is very poisonous: a dose of is lethal to the average human.
  • During World War II the United Kingdom used incendiary grenades based on white phosphorus.

white person

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hang every black who assaults a white person!"
  • Such as in the colored child of a white person and a light-skinned person of African ancestry ("albino").
  • If a white person was found to travel along the road without paying the tolls, a fine of $5.00 was imposed.

white blaze

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sun Stream was a chestnut mare with a white blaze and white hind feet.
  • Justify is a chestnut stallion with a large white blaze on his forehead.
  • A bay horse with a white blaze, he was imported by Henry Curwen in 1698 from France.

wearing a white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The performance saw Carey perform the song sitting on a stool, wearing a white vest top and jeans.
  • She continued on to sing "Broken-Hearted Girl" wearing a white bustier with a sheer, flowing wrap.
  • Those belonging to the confraternity were characterized by wearing a white tunic with a turquoise cape and belt.

white males

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In Newark County 76% of black males graduated compared to 67% for white males.
  • In the Detroit school district the graduation rate of black males was 20% but 7% for white males.
  • The soldiers of the Confederate armed forces consisted mainly of white males aged between 16 and 28.

white race

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Second, I care about the white race.
  • From this, and other interviews I have read, it appears that the Negro seeks absorption with the white race.
  • Mason considers Timothy McVeigh and James Fields Jr. to be "heroes" and claims that the white race is in danger because of the Jews.

white paint

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The room takes its name from the white paint, which was used on the Gemini.
  • If the vanes are made of metal, then the black or white paint can be the insulation.
  • It is distinguishable by its white paint scheme with red tiled roof and brown pillars.

wore white

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Cowboys wore white jerseys on Thanksgiving in 2018.
  • They wore white pants and either black or white jerseys.
  • Workers wore white lintless gloves.
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