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Synonyms for whiten

verb make or become extremely pale
  • bleach
  • blanch
  • blench
  • chalk
  • decolor
  • decolorize
  • dull
  • etiolate
  • fade
  • frost
  • grizzle
  • lighten
  • pale
  • silver
  • white
  • whitewash
  • turn pale

Antonyms for whiten

  • brighten
  • darken
  • blacken
  • dirty
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to whiten

etiolate

verb. weaken
  • blanch
  • bleach
  • diminish
  • enervate
  • exhaust
  • fade
  • faint
  • pale
  • sicken
  • wan
  • whiten

etiolated

verb. weaken

gloss

verb. conceal truth

pale

verb. become, make lighter or weakened

pales

verb. become, make lighter or weakened

paling

verb. become, make lighter or weakened
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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