Definition of

White out

  1. (verb, contact) cover up with a liquid correction fluid
  2. (verb, change) widen the interlinear spacing by inserting leads

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of White out

whiteout

Alternate forms of White out

Hypernyms: cover, widen

Origin of the word White out

  1. 1946 as an extreme snow condition on the U.S. prairie; 1977 as a liquid correction for paper. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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