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

  • n. Variant of bluing.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of blue.
  • n. An indigo material used as a laundry aid to counteract yellowing

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as bluing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See bluing.

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

  • n. used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge
  • n. a process that makes something blue (or bluish)


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