- another term for beluga ( sense 1).More example sentences
- In the final chapter of Moby Dick, Captain Ahab and his men take to rowboats in pursuit of the great white whale, wounded and slowed by the rain of harpoons from the Pequod.
- The lengthy epic about one man's insane hunt for the great white whale had been a cornerstone of American literature for the past hundred years.
- A rare great white whale has returned to Australian waters.
More definitions of white whaleDefinition of white whale in:
- The US English dictionary