White meaning

  • White is an achromatic color, literally a "color without color", composed of a mixture of all frequencies of the light of the visible spectrum.
  • In ancient Egypt and ancient Rome, priestesses wore white as a symbol of purity, and Romans wore a white toga as a symbol of citizenship.
  • White is an important color for almost all world religions. The Pope, the head of the Roman Catholic Church, has worn white since 1566, as a symbol of purity and sacrifice.
  • The white color on television screens and computer monitors is created with the RGB color model by mixing red, green and blue light at equal intensities.
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    Definition of White in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveSUF-ite
    1. Alternative letter-case form of white (of or relating to Europeans or Caucasians).
    2. Proper noun
      1. A common surname​.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • 2004: Come on you white maggot, that was a throw. — Brooke Neindorf, Country footy [1]
          • And with that (as he sayde) the deuill brake the white wande, and immediatly vanished foorth of his sight.
          • Kitty White was born in the suburbs of London in 1974 after creator Yuko Shimizu, who worked for Sanrio, decided to capitalise on the vogueishness of foreign lands in Japan at the time.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • White witnessed Dickey's athleticism in a more visceral way when they Indian wrestled, locking right arms and right legs and trying to throw each other.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Although eggcrate louvers can effectively cut off the view of bright lamps, the grid itself can become rather bright, especially when it is white.
          • Colour television and films were considered a great improvement over black and white.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Uncomparable adjectives
          • Nouns
            • Proper nouns
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          1. en Whitean
          2. en Whiteboy
          3. en Whitehall
          4. en White Day
          5. en Whiteacre
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of White for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "White" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a proper noun.
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