Related formswhit·ish·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for whitish
Its large leaves are oval, of a velvety under-surface, and besprinkled on the upper with whitish spots.The Desert World|Arthur Mangin
The outer third of these wings is more or less greenish or mottled with green, and a mark near the tip is whitish.The Moths of the British Isles, First Series|Richard South
Near the middle of the wing, but nearer the costa than the inner margin, are two whitish spots that resemble the figure 8.Butterflies and Moths|William S. Furneaux
It is larger than a common sheep, and covered with brownish hair instead of wooldarker than the deer, but whitish on the belly.
The animal shows only the upper part of its body, and I can see with my pocket lens that it is somewhat transparent and whitish.Country Walks of a Naturalist with His Children|W. Houghton