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Synonyms for whiteʰwaɪt, waɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. White, White person, Caucasian(noun)

    a member of the Caucasoid race

    Synonyms:
    whiteness, ovalbumin, albumen, flannel, tweed, gabardine, egg white

    Antonyms:
    blackness, black, inkiness, bare, dark-skinned, non-white, full, undiluted, colorful, colourful, impure, coloured, integrated, African-American, negroid, Afro-American, negro, dark, cold, colored, evil

  2. white, whiteness(noun)

    the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black)

    Synonyms:
    egg white, purity, white, tweed, flannel, whiteness, sinlessness, gabardine, albumen, ovalbumin, innocence, pureness

    Antonyms:
    black, inkiness, blackness, undiluted, Afro-American, colored, dark, bare, negroid, colourful, evil, full, dark-skinned, colorful, negro, cold, impure, non-white, coloured, integrated, African-American

  3. White, Edward White, Edward D. White, Edward Douglas White Jr.(noun)

    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)

    Synonyms:
    whiteness, ovalbumin, albumen, flannel, tweed, gabardine, egg white

    Antonyms:
    inkiness, blackness, black, undiluted, integrated, negroid, coloured, colorful, colourful, negro, bare, cold, dark, evil, colored, impure, full, dark-skinned, non-white, Afro-American, African-American

  4. White, Patrick White, Patrick Victor Martindale White(noun)

    Australian writer (1912-1990)

    Synonyms:
    whiteness, ovalbumin, albumen, flannel, tweed, gabardine, egg white

    Antonyms:
    blackness, black, inkiness, dark, evil, colored, impure, colorful, colourful, dark-skinned, negro, coloured, full, African-American, integrated, Afro-American, bare, negroid, non-white, cold, undiluted

  5. White, T. H. White, Theodore Harold White(noun)

    United States political journalist (1915-1986)

    Synonyms:
    whiteness, ovalbumin, albumen, flannel, tweed, gabardine, egg white

    Antonyms:
    black, inkiness, blackness, negro, integrated, colourful, bare, negroid, coloured, cold, evil, impure, full, colorful, dark-skinned, non-white, undiluted, dark, African-American, colored, Afro-American

  6. White, Stanford White(noun)

    United States architect (1853-1906)

    Synonyms:
    whiteness, ovalbumin, albumen, flannel, tweed, gabardine, egg white

    Antonyms:
    blackness, black, inkiness, full, integrated, coloured, African-American, bare, colourful, cold, dark-skinned, undiluted, impure, colored, Afro-American, negro, non-white, negroid, colorful, evil, dark

  7. White, E. B. White, Elwyn Brooks White(noun)

    United States writer noted for his humorous essays (1899-1985)

    Synonyms:
    whiteness, ovalbumin, albumen, flannel, tweed, gabardine, egg white

    Antonyms:
    black, blackness, inkiness, bare, undiluted, negroid, full, cold, integrated, colorful, dark, colored, dark-skinned, colourful, African-American, evil, coloured, negro, Afro-American, impure, non-white

  8. White, Andrew D. White, Andrew Dickson White(noun)

    United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell) founded Cornell University and served as its first president (1832-1918)

    Synonyms:
    whiteness, ovalbumin, albumen, flannel, tweed, gabardine, egg white

    Antonyms:
    black, inkiness, blackness, colorful, cold, negroid, integrated, full, colourful, coloured, non-white, impure, dark, colored, dark-skinned, African-American, Afro-American, undiluted, evil, negro, bare

  9. White, White River(noun)

    a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows southeastward through northern Arkansas and southern Missouri

    Synonyms:
    whiteness, ovalbumin, albumen, flannel, tweed, gabardine, egg white

    Antonyms:
    blackness, black, inkiness, negro, dark-skinned, colorful, negroid, non-white, cold, undiluted, colored, integrated, evil, bare, African-American, impure, Afro-American, dark, colourful, coloured, full

  10. egg white, white, albumen, ovalbumin(noun)

    the white part of an egg; the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water

    "she separated the whites from the yolks of several eggs"

    Synonyms:
    egg white, white, tweed, flannel, whiteness, gabardine, albumen, albumin, ovalbumin

    Antonyms:
    black, blackness, inkiness, colourful, dark, bare, cold, colored, negro, evil, colorful, negroid, impure, African-American, full, coloured, non-white, Afro-American, integrated, undiluted, dark-skinned

  11. white(noun)

    (board games) the lighter pieces

    Synonyms:
    whiteness, ovalbumin, albumen, flannel, tweed, gabardine, egg white

    Antonyms:
    black, blackness, inkiness, negroid, Afro-American, coloured, dark, bare, dark-skinned, cold, African-American, colourful, colorful, colored, full, integrated, evil, negro, impure, undiluted, non-white

  12. flannel, gabardine, tweed, white(adj)

    (usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth

    Synonyms:
    duster, egg white, washrag, smock, white, tweed, flannel, face cloth, albumen, gabardine, gaberdine, ovalbumin, washcloth, dust coat, whiteness

    Antonyms:
    black, inkiness, blackness, full, dark-skinned, evil, coloured, impure, colourful, non-white, Afro-American, colored, dark, integrated, negroid, cold, colorful, negro, bare, undiluted, African-American

  13. white(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, lily-white, livid, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    inkiness, black, blackness, colourful, African-American, integrated, non-white, undiluted, colorful, cold, impure, Afro-American, colored, dark, negro, evil, full, coloured, dark-skinned, negroid, bare

  14. white(adj)

    of or belonging to a racial group having light skin coloration

    "voting patterns within the white population"

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, lily-white, livid, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    blackness, black, inkiness, evil, negro, coloured, impure, non-white, full, undiluted, bare, integrated, negroid, colourful, dark, Afro-American, colorful, colored, dark-skinned, African-American, cold

  15. white(adj)

    free from moral blemish or impurity; unsullied

    "in shining white armor"

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, lily-white, livid, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    black, blackness, inkiness, colourful, colorful, dark, full, non-white, coloured, negroid, negro, dark-skinned, undiluted, African-American, Afro-American, bare, impure, colored, integrated, evil, cold

  16. white, snowy(adj)

    marked by the presence of snow

    "a white Christmas"; "the white hills of a northern winter"

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, white, lily-white, livid, snow-white, snow-clad, snow-covered, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    blackness, black, inkiness, undiluted, dark, colourful, Afro-American, colorful, negroid, colored, bare, negro, cold, evil, impure, coloured, dark-skinned, integrated, non-white, African-American, full

  17. white, lily-white(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, white, lily-white, livid, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    inkiness, black, blackness, negroid, undiluted, colored, colourful, colorful, full, dark, cold, coloured, evil, impure, integrated, dark-skinned, Afro-American, negro, African-American, bare, non-white

  18. white, white-hot(adj)

    glowing white with heat

    "white flames"; "a white-hot center of the fire"

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, white, lily-white, livid, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    inkiness, black, blackness, colourful, colored, colorful, dark, dark-skinned, coloured, undiluted, negroid, Afro-American, impure, integrated, cold, African-American, non-white, negro, bare, evil, full

  19. white(adj)

    benevolent; without malicious intent

    "that's white of you"

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, lily-white, livid, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    black, blackness, inkiness, full, colorful, undiluted, colored, negroid, non-white, coloured, African-American, dark-skinned, cold, negro, evil, bare, dark, integrated, colourful, impure, Afro-American

  20. blank, clean, white(adj)

    (of a surface) not written or printed on

    "blank pages"; "fill in the blank spaces"; "a clean page"; "wide white margins"

    Synonyms:
    lily-white, uncontaminating, clean-living, sporting, blank, vacuous, white-hot, unobjectionable, fresh, bloodless, sporty, clear, snowy, neat, white, unclouded, livid, ashen, clean, light, fair, blanched, whitened, uninfected, sportsmanlike

    Antonyms:
    black, blackness, inkiness, colorful, dark-skinned, evil, cold, African-American, dark, integrated, undiluted, colored, non-white, colourful, Afro-American, coloured, negro, bare, impure, negroid, full

  21. white(adj)

    (of coffee) having cream or milk added

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, lily-white, livid, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    black, blackness, inkiness, impure, Afro-American, negro, negroid, colourful, evil, non-white, coloured, dark, dark-skinned, colorful, colored, full, bare, undiluted, integrated, cold, African-American

  22. white, whitened(adj)

    (of hair) having lost its color

    "the white hairs of old age"

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, white, lily-white, livid, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    inkiness, black, blackness, integrated, undiluted, Afro-American, coloured, bare, dark-skinned, colourful, dark, non-white, full, negro, impure, colored, cold, colorful, evil, African-American, negroid

  23. ashen, blanched, bloodless, livid, white(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    etiolate, exsanguinous, white-hot, blanched, snowy, white, lily-white, clean, ashen, etiolated, bloodless, livid, exsanguine, blank, whitened, black-and-blue

    Antonyms:
    black, blackness, inkiness, colourful, Afro-American, negro, non-white, coloured, bare, dark, impure, cold, colored, integrated, negroid, colorful, evil, undiluted, African-American, dark-skinned, full

  24. white(verb)

    of summer nights in northern latitudes where the sun barely sets

    "white nights"

    Synonyms:
    white-hot, blanched, snowy, whitened, clean, ashen, lily-white, livid, bloodless, blank

    Antonyms:
    inkiness, blackness, black, undiluted, Afro-American, colored, African-American, dark, cold, impure, full, colorful, bare, dark-skinned, colourful, coloured, negro, negroid, evil, non-white, integrated

  25. whiten, white(verb)

    turn white

    "This detergent will whiten your laundry"

    Synonyms:
    whiten, white

    Antonyms:
    black, inkiness, blackness, integrated, dark, full, negroid, colorful, cold, non-white, dark-skinned, colored, negro, bare, colourful, evil, African-American, coloured, Afro-American, undiluted, impure

Wiktionary

  1. white(noun)

    The color/colour of snow or milk; the colour of light containing equal amounts of all visible wavelengths.

    Antonyms:
    black

  2. white(noun)

    exhibiting traits popularly associated with Caucasian culture, especially European high culture, as opposed to African-American culture.

    Synonyms:
    square

    Antonyms:
    gangsta

  3. white(adjective)

    Lacking coloration from ultraviolet light.

    Synonyms:
    fair, pale

    Antonyms:
    tanned

  4. white(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    black

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. white

    Synonyms:
    bright, brilliant, clear, crystalline, dazzling, gleaming, glowing, illumined, light, lucid, luminous, radiant, shining, transparent

    Antonyms:
    black, dark, dim, dismal, dusky, gloomy, murky, mysterious, obscure, opaque, sable, shadowy, shady, somber, swart, swarthy

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. white(a.)

    Synonyms:
    of a white color, snowy, frosty, hoary, hoar


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