whiten
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈ(h)waɪtn̩/
Verb

whiten (whitens, present participle whitening; past and past participle whitened)

  1. (ergative) (To cause) to become white or whiter; to bleach or blanch.
    Age had whitened his hair.
    The trees in spring whiten with blossoms.
Translations Translations
Whiten
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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