Entry from British & World English dictionary
(also chalky white)
A shade of white resembling chalk: his fair complexion paled to chalk white [as adjective]: a chalk-white face drained of colour
More example sentences
- I doubt the chalk white will be our final word on colour for the kitchen.
- This hill was chalk white, shining across the landscape; much like the whitewashed Great Pyramid in Egypt, built at the same time.
- "In a world of different values these might be the monuments," he says, indicating the chalk-white sculptures around him.
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