whiteness

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

Synonyms:
white
Antonyms:
black, blackness, inkiness
the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
Types:
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alabaster
a very light white
bleach
the whiteness that results from removing the color from something
bone, ivory, off-white, pearl
a shade of white the color of bleached bones
chalk
a pure flat white with little reflectance
frostiness, hoariness
a silvery-white color
Type of:
achromatic color, achromatic colour
a color lacking hue; white or grey or black

n lightness or fairness of complexion

“only the whiteness of her cheeks gave any indication of the stress from which she was suffering”
Type of:
complexion, skin color, skin colour
the coloring of a person's face

n the state of being unsullied by sin or moral wrong; lacking a knowledge of evil

Synonyms:
innocence, pureness, purity, sinlessness
Types:
cleanness
without moral defects
Type of:
condition, status
a state at a particular time

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