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Synonyms for bleachblitʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bleach(noun)

    the whiteness that results from removing the color from something

    Synonyms:
    whitener, blanching agent, bleaching agent

  2. bleaching agent, bleach, blanching agent, whitener(noun)

    an agent that makes things white or colorless

    Synonyms:
    whitener, bleach, blanching agent, bleaching agent

  3. bleach(verb)

    the act of whitening something by bleaching it (exposing it to sunlight or using a chemical bleaching agent)

    Synonyms:
    whitener, blanching agent, bleaching agent

  4. bleach, bleach out, decolor, decolour, decolorize, decolourize, decolorise, decolourise, discolorize, discolourise, discolorise(verb)

    remove color from

    Synonyms:
    decolorise, bleach out, decolourise, discolorise, decolour, discolourise, decolourize, bleach, decolorize, discolorize, decolor

  5. bleach(verb)

    make whiter or lighter

    Synonyms:
    decolorise, bleach out, decolourise, discolorise, decolour, discolourise, decolourize, decolorize, discolorize, decolor

Wiktionary

  1. bleach(noun)

    Synonyms:
    blanch

  2. bleach(noun)

    To treat with bleach, especially so as to whiten (fabric, paper, etc) or lighten (hair).

    Synonyms:
    blanch

  3. bleach(verb)

    (of corals) to lose color due to stress-induced expulsion of symbiotic unicellular algae.

    Synonyms:
    blanch

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. bleach(v)

    To whiten is to make white in general, but commonly it means to overspread with white coloring-matter. Bleach and blanch both signify to whiten by depriving of color, the former permanently, as linen; the latter either permanently (as, to blanch celery) or temporarily (as, to blanch the cheek with fear). To whitewash is to whiten superficially, especially by false approval.

    Synonyms:
    blanch, make white, whiten, whitewash

    Antonyms:
    blacken, color, darken, dye, soil, stain

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bleach(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    whiten, blanch, etiolate, make or render white

  2. bleach(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    whiten, etiolate, grow or become white

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bleaching, detergent, disinfectant, launder, laundering


Translations for bleach

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • مادة تبييض, بيضArabic
  • белина, избелвам, обезцветявамBulgarian
  • bělit, bělidloCzech
  • blegemiddel, blegeDanish
  • Bleiche, bleichenGerman
  • λευκαίνω, λευκαντικόGreek
  • blanquear, blanqueador, decolorar, lejía, lavandina, curarSpanish
  • valkaisuaine, valkaistaFinnish
  • bleikjaFaroese
  • javel, eau de Javel, blanchirFrench
  • אקונומיקה, הלבין, מלביןHebrew
  • fehérítő, kifehérítHungarian
  • varechina, candeggina, candeggiare, decolorante, decolorare, imbiancareItalian
  • 漂白する, 漂白剤Japanese
  • 바래다Korean
  • bliċMaltese
  • blekemiddel, bleikemiddel, bleike, blekeNorwegian
  • bleek, bleken, bleekwater, JavelDutch
  • bleikemiddel, bleike, bleikjemiddel, bleikjeNorwegian Nynorsk
  • wybielacz, bielić, wybielićPolish
  • descorante, alvejantePortuguese
  • белить, белильная известь, отбеливатель, белильный растворRussian
  • izbjeljivačSerbo-Croatian
  • odfarbiť, bieliť, vybieliť, bielidloSlovak
  • blekmedel, blekaSwedish
  • çamaşır suyuTurkish

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