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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A substance used to whiten clothes or give them a tinge of a certain color.

Usage examples (35)
  • After washing our sheets with a bluing solution, they were whiter than they had ever been.
  • Someone had mentioned in a previous post that the bluing is actually a spray on coating - not sure about that.
  • The bluing is gone; case color on the lever is gone.
  • The bluing is the same, as is the stock color and finish. for more
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