Definition of whitish in US English:



  • See white

    • ‘There was a full moon, so the moonlight made the tall grass glow an eerie whitish green.’
    • ‘Frostbitten skin initially turns red, then it takes on a whitish, waxy appearance.’
    • ‘Pseudopollen is a mealy material, usually whitish or yellowish in colour, which superficially resembles pollen.’
    • ‘Indonesians cultivate it as a garden vegetable and recognize numerous forms, including a large whitish one and smaller green ones.’
    • ‘Add the prawn cutlets and toss until they are just sealed and turn a whitish pink colour.’