verb (used with or without object)
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synonym study for whiten
OTHER WORDS FROM whitenun·whit·ened, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for whiten
It's 'supposed' to whiten your teeth and pull the toxins out of your body.
Red hair must whiten—quickly, one could hope, without streaks.The Trial of Callista Blake|Edgar Pangborn
He thereupon swallows chalk to improve his voice and compels the miller to whiten his paws.The Moral Instruction of Children|Felix Adler
A few drops of it will clean and whiten laces, also muslins.Housekeeping in Old Virginia|Marion Cabell Tyree
Up to his fifty-third year he had never known a sick day, although at thirty his hair had begun to whiten.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 1 of 14|Elbert Hubbard
I am aware that in recent books of Italian history there has been a tendency to whiten the Borgias' characters.And Even Now|Max Beerbohm