Definition of snow-white in English:



  • Of a pure white colour.

    ‘perfect spotless utensils on a snow-white tablecloth’
    • ‘Harry's hair and moustache were snow-white but the lean, fissured face, the pipe and alert manner were distinctive.’
    • ‘One woman was tall and attractive, with snow-white hair.’
    • ‘White robes draped across her slender form, snow-white and simple in design.’
    • ‘The basmati rice was served separately: a perfectly cooked snow-white mountain of rice.’
    • ‘These deciduous shrubs display snow-white flowers around the first week of May, and the leaves turn an interesting mixture of red and orange in the fall.’
    • ‘My hair was longer, my skin was still its snow-white colour, however I saw many new scars on my arms and chest upon looking myself over.’
    • ‘There, among the white waxy flowers, she saw a small, snow-white moth with grayish hind wings.’
    • ‘Unweathered specimens are snow-white and constitute exquisite specimens when associated with contrasting minerals.’
    • ‘The stuff I use to make my legs look a little less translucent does wonders for my snow-white legs, but makes my cousin look like she ate a few too many carrots.’
    • ‘The tiny pair of black shoes resting on a snow-white coffin said it all: black for the colour of mourning, white for the colour of innocence.’
    • ‘I look at fang and suddenly see his snow-white fur.’
    • ‘Outside was a snow-white kitten they called Freezer.’
    • ‘The area created for the polar bears is a snow-white glass room with a model of an iceberg and cool lake, while the panda area is a glass room surrounded with bamboo.’
    • ‘He was of no more than middle years, though snow-white streaks shone like burnished silver in his thick brown hair and neatly trimmed beard.’
    • ‘A little white plate, a tiny snow-white cheese and a handful of berries - could there be a more charming way to end a July garden lunch?’
    • ‘There was no sparkling ice and snow-white tutus here.’
    • ‘The white sands themselves are snow-white, powdery, and gypsum-based, surrounded by mountains on three sides.’
    • ‘His brown eyes were locked on the mysterious old lady as she pulled out another grayish sack, put her bony hand inside of it, and pulled out a handful of pure, snow-white powder.’
    • ‘An elderly lady with snow-white hair answered the door.’
    • ‘Her beautiful new sofa - snow-white and expensive - had just arrived, and all she wanted at the end of the day was to go home and sit on it.’
    impeccable, exemplary, model, copybook, immaculate, outstanding, exceptional, admirable, meritorious, honourable, consummate, perfect, ideal
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