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

Translation of white in Italian:

adjective

  • 2 (Caucasian)
    (race, child, skin)
    bianco
    (area)
    abitato da bianchi
    (culture, prejudice, fears)
    dei bianchi
    a white man, woman
    un (uomo) bianco, una (donna) bianca
    an all-white jury
    una giuria composta esclusivamente da bianchi

noun

  • 1 (colour) I like white
    mi piace il bianco
    in white
    (dressed, available)
    in bianco
    a shade of white
    una tonalità di bianco

also: whites plural noun

  • 1 (clothes)cricket, tennis, chef's whites
    tenuta da cricket, completo bianco da tennis, tenuta da cuoco
  • 2 (Medicine) (leucorrhoea)
    perdite (feminine) bianche

transitive verb

[rare]

Idioms

he would swear black was white

sarebbe pronto a negare l'evidenza

the men in white coats

[humorous]
= gli infermieri dell'ospedale psichiatrico

two blacks don't make a white

= rispondere a un torto con un altro torto non serve a risolvere una situazione

whiter than white

(reputation, person)

Phrasal verbs

white out:

white out [something], white [something] out
cancellare con il bianchetto

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