Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Somewhat white.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Somewhat white; white in a moderate degree; albescent.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Somewhat white; approaching white; white in a moderate degree.
  • adjective (Bot.) Covered with an opaque white powder.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Somewhat white, pale or almost white.

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

  • adjective of something having a color tending toward white
  • adjective resembling milk in color not clear

Etymologies

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white +‎ -ish

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