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  Words related to bleach

Related / Similar Words: bleaching agent, blanching agent, whitener, bleach out, decolor, decolour, decolorize, decolourize, decolorise, decolourise, discolorize, discolourise, discolorise

 

Definition:
  • the act of whitening something by bleaching it (exposing it to sunlight or using a chemical bleaching agent);
  • the whiteness that results from removing the color from something; "a complete bleach usually requires several applications";
  • an agent that makes things white or colorless;
  • make whiter or lighter; "bleach the laundry";
  • remove color from; "The sun bleached the red shirt";

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    Hyponyms: etiolation, benzoyl peroxide, bleaching powder, chlorinated lime, chloride of lime, calcium hypochlorite, chlorine dioxide, chlorine water, Clorox, sodium hypochlorite, peroxide

     

    Substance Meronyms: bleach liquor, liquid bleach

     

    Derivational Morphology: bleach out, decolor, decolour, decolorize, decolourize, decolorise, decolourise, discolorize, discolourise, discolorise, whiten, white, bleaching agent, blanching agent, whitener, bleacher

     

     
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