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pearly whites

Definition of pearly whites in English:

informal A person’s teeth.
Example sentences
  • Then, fully conscious, I could feel the dentist working away at my pearlies and finally pulling them out.
  • His teeth were rows of perfectly set pearly whites, and he had a dimple in his left cheek.
  • Ironically, excessive bleaching can turn pearly whites into an unnatural translucent blue.
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