from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A grayish or yellowish white.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A very pale colour that is almost white.
  • adj. Of a very pale colour that is almost white.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. tending toward white; not pure white.
  • n. a grayish white.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a shade of white the color of bleached bones
  • adj. of something having a color tending toward white


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