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Very carefully and cleverly she began to whiten her face, to touch up her eyes and her narrow, definite eyebrows.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
To this a man whose hair is beginning to whiten, replies, "A graceful compliment to you, madame!"
THE PETTY TROUBLES OF MARRIED LIFE, COMPLETEHONORE DE BALZAC
His calm, classic features began to whiten (and sharpen) in the frosty moonlight.
OVER THE SLIPRAILSHENRY LAWSON
There was just enough snow to whiten the ground, but none to spare.
PRUDY KEEPING HOUSESOPHIE MAY
These, together with the asphodels, which literally whiten the ground, indicate the neighbourhood of the sea.
THE CARAVAN ROUTE BETWEEN EGYPT AND SYRIALUDWIG SALVATOR
Strong men have tried to lift that stone of Sisyphus, and to-day their bones whiten the cemeteries.
MORE TALES BY POLISH AUTHORSVARIOUS
The dawn was beginning to whiten the mountain peaks, and to make its way into the clearings of the forest.
BROTHER JACQUES (NOVELS OF PAUL DE KOCK, VOLUME XVII)CHARLES PAUL DE KOCK
A "light" snow means merely enough to whiten the earth, and which usually disappears in a few hours.
A NEW GUIDE FOR EMIGRANTS TO THE WESTJ. M. PECK
Mr. Goodsport tries to blacken Mr. Goodman's character, while the Rector tries to whiten Mr. Goodsport's character.
PTOMAINE STREETCAROLYN WELLS
It is not the troubles of to-day, but those of to-morrow and next week and next year, that whiten our heads and wrinkle our faces.
HOW TO SUCCEEDORISON SWETT MARDEN
WORDS RELATED TO WHITEN
- apologize for
- hush up
- make light of
- put on a Band-Aid
- quick fix
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