Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang

lead white

[led] /lɛd/
a poisonous pigment used in painting, consisting of white lead and characterized chiefly by a fugitive white color, covering power, and tough, flexible film-forming properties.
Also called Cremnitz white, flake white. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for lead white
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • Cup of lather and moan moan stone grown corn and lead white and any way culture is power, Culture is power.

    Geography and Plays Gertrude Stein

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for lead white

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for lead

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for lead white