blanched

adj.
Blanched is used with these nouns: ↑almond

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • Blanched — Blanch Blanch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blanched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blanching}.] [OE. blanchen, blaunchen, F. blanchir, fr. blanc white. See {Blank}, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. To take the color out of, and make white; to bleach; as, to blanch linen; age… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blanched — un·blanched; …   English syllables

  • blanched — adjective 1. anemic looking from illness or emotion (Freq. 1) a face turned ashen the invalid s blanched cheeks tried to speak with bloodless lips a face livid with shock lips...livid with the hue of death Mary W. Shelley lips white with terror …   Useful english dictionary

  • blanched — adjective a) lacking complexion or color b) bleached …   Wiktionary

  • blanched — Synonyms and related words: aghast, appalled, ashen, ashy, astounded, awed, awestricken, awestruck, bleached, bleached white, colorless, cowed, deadly pale, decolored, decolorized, doughy, drained, drained of color, eroded, faded, frozen, gray… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blanched — adj. livid, ashen, anemic looking from sickness or emotion; etiolated (of plants) blɑːntʃ v. bleach; turn pale; whiten (of plants); remove almond skins by boiling; cook vegetables briefly; scald …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blanched — adjective peel (almonds) by scalding them. → blanch …   English new terms dictionary

  • blanched almond — 1. noun a) Part cooked almonds (nuts). b) A subtle yellow shade or hue, like that of blanched almonds. 2. adjective Of a subtle yellow shade or hue, like that of blanched almonds …   Wiktionary

  • blanched etiolate etiolated whitened — Colorless Col or*less, a. 1. Without color; not distinguished by any hue; transparent; as, colorless water; a colorless gas. Note: [Narrower terms: {ashen, bloodless, livid, lurid, pale, pallid, pasty, wan, waxen}; {neutral}; {white}] [Also See:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Adventure of the Blanched Soldier — The Adventure of the Blanched Soldier, one of the 56 Sherlock Holmes short stories written by British author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, is one of 12 stories in the cycle collected as The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes .ynopsisThis Sherlock Holmes… …   Wikipedia

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