Meaning of BLANCH in English


v. 25B6; verb

the moon blanches her hair : TURN PALE, whiten, lighten, wash out, fade, blench, etiolate.

his face blanched : PALE, turn pale, turn white, whiten, lose its colour, lighten, fade, blench.

blanch the spinach leaves : SCALD, boil briefly.

colour, darken.

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