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1. whiteness

noun. ['ˈwaɪtnəs, ˈhwaɪtnəs'] the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black).

Synonyms

  • alabaster
  • ivory
  • chalk
  • pearl
  • hoariness
  • bone
  • frostiness
  • white
  • achromatic color
  • achromatic colour
  • bleach

Antonyms

  • black
  • chromatic
  • spread
  • newness

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • white (English)
  • whit (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Whiteness

  • forthrightness
  • politeness
  • brightness
  • tightness
  • rightness
  • lightness

Sentences with whiteness


1. Noun, singular or mass
The lemon juice will interact with the sunlight to brighten up the whiteness of the satin even further.

Quotes about whiteness


1. I made my first white women friends in college; they loved me and were loyal to our friendship, but I understood, as they did, that they were white women and that whiteness mattered.
- Alice Walker

2. whiteness

noun. ['ˈwaɪtnəs, ˈhwaɪtnəs'] lightness or fairness of complexion.

Synonyms

  • skin colour
  • complexion

Antonyms

  • hotness
  • colorful
  • blacken

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • white (English)
  • whit (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. whiteness

noun. ['ˈwaɪtnəs, ˈhwaɪtnəs'] the state of being unsullied by sin or moral wrong; lacking a knowledge of evil.

Synonyms

  • innocence
  • pureness
  • purity
  • cleanness
  • status
  • sinlessness

Antonyms

  • full
  • integrated
  • undiluted
  • cold

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • white (English)
  • whit (Middle English (1100-1500))
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