- 1having the color of fresh snow or of milk a crisp white shirt white bread a set of perfect white teeth His hair was as white as snow. The horse was almost pure white in color.
- 2belonging to or connected with a race of people who have pale skin white middle-class families She writes about her experiences as a black girl in a predominantly white city.
- 3 (of the skin) pale because of emotion or illness white with shock She went white as a sheet when she heard the news.
- noun [uncountable, singular]
adjectivejump to other results
whitenessjump to other results