What does whitish mean?

Definitions for whitish
ˈʰwaɪ tɪʃ, ˈwaɪ-whitish

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. milky, milklike, whitishadjective

    resembling milk in color not clear

    "milky glass"

  2. whitish, off-whiteadjective

    of something having a color tending toward white


  1. whitishadjective

    Somewhat white, pale or almost white.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whitishadjective

    somewhat white; approaching white; white in a moderate degree

    Etymology: [From White.]

  2. Whitishadjective

    covered with an opaque white powder

    Etymology: [From White.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whitish in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whitish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of whitish in a Sentence

  1. Richard Golden:

    There are a whole lot of potential conditions that can cause that whitish reflection, but all warrant attention.

  2. Nick Wiltgen:

    In clouds, iridescence is a byproduct of sunlight being diffracted by water droplets or ice crystals, causing the various wavelengths of light – which we see as colours – to emerge at different angles, as they reach the observer’s eye, the observer perceives a pattern of various colours as those different wavelengths reach his or her eye from distinct directions, rather than being jumbled together and appearing whitish.

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