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British English: /wʌɪt/
American English: /(h)waɪt/

Translation of white in German:


  • 1 [as] white as snow
    he prefers his coffee white (British English)
    er trinkt seinen Kaffee am liebsten mit Milch
  • 2 (pale) (through illness) (through fear or rage) [as] white as chalk or a sheet
    go or turn white
    weiß od. bleich werden
    erbleichen [formal]
    he was white with rage
    er war weiß od. bleich vor Wut
    bleed 2 1
  • 3whiter than white [figurative]
    (morally pure) engelrein [formal]
  • 4
    (light-skinned) weiß
    white people
    Weiße Pl.
    white oppression
    Unterdrückung durch die Weißen


  • 3
    (of eye) Weiße, das
    the whites of their eyes
    das Weiße in ihren Augen
  • 5 (white clothes)dressed in white
    weiß gekleidet
    weißer Dress
    (laundry) Weißwäsche, die
  • 6
    Zwischenraum, der
  • 7
    (butterfly) Weißling, der
  • 8
    (in snooker) weiße Kugel

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