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bleach definition

bleach


 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  bleach 
 
  1  of  2  senses  of  bleach 
 
  Sense  2 
  bleach 
  =>  peroxide 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  bleach 
 
  1  of  2  senses  of  bleach 
 
  Sense  2 
  bleach 
  =>  peroxide 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  bleach 
 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  bleach 
 
  2  senses  of  bleach 
 
  Sense  1 
  bleach,  bleach  out  decolor,  decolour,  decolorize,  decolourize,  decolorise,  decolourise,  discolorize,  discolourise,  discolorise 
  =>  discolor 
 
  Sense  2 
  bleach 
  =>  whiten,  white 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  bleach 
 
  bleach  used  as  a  verb  is  rare  (polysemy  count  =  2) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  bleach 
 
  Sense  1 
  bleach,  bleach  out  decolor,  decolour,  decolorize,  decolourize,  decolorise,  decolourise,  discolorize,  discolourise,  discolorise 
  =>  discolor 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  2 
  bleach 
  =>  whiten,  white 
  -------------- 
 
  Grep  of  noun  bleach 
  bleach 
  bleach  liquor 
  bleacher 
  bleachers 
  bleaching  agent 
  bleaching  clay 
  bleaching  earth 
  bleaching  powder 
  liquid  bleach 
 
  Overview  of  noun  bleach 
 
  The  noun  bleach  has  3  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  bleach  --  (the  whiteness  that  results  from  removing  the  color  from  something  "a  complete  bleach  usually  requires  several  applications") 
  2.  bleaching  agent,  bleach,  blanching  agent,  whitener  --  (an  agent  that  makes  things  white  or  colorless) 
  3.  bleach  --  (the  act  of  whitening  something  by  bleaching  it  (exposing  it  to  sunlight  or  using  a  chemical  bleaching  agent)) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  bleach 
 
  The  verb  bleach  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  bleach,  bleach  out  decolor,  decolour,  decolorize,  decolourize,  decolorise,  decolourise,  discolorize,  discolourise,  discolorise  --  (remove  color  from  "The  sun  bleached  the  red  shirt") 
  2.  bleach  --  (make  whiter  or  lighter;  "bleach  the  laundry") 
 
  Grep  of  adj  bleach 
  bleached 
 
  Overview  of  noun  bleach 
 
  The  noun  bleach  has  3  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  bleach  --  (the  whiteness  that  results  from  removing  the  color  from  something  "a  complete  bleach  usually  requires  several  applications") 
  2.  bleaching  agent,  bleach,  blanching  agent,  whitener  --  (an  agent  that  makes  things  white  or  colorless) 
  3.  bleach  --  (the  act  of  whitening  something  by  bleaching  it  (exposing  it  to  sunlight  or  using  a  chemical  bleaching  agent)) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  bleach 
 
  The  verb  bleach  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  bleach,  bleach  out  decolor,  decolour,  decolorize,  decolourize,  decolorise,  decolourise,  discolorize,  discolourise,  discolorise  --  (remove  color  from  "The  sun  bleached  the  red  shirt") 
  2.  bleach  --  (make  whiter  or  lighter;  "bleach  the  laundry") 



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