How Do You Spell WHITEN?

Correct spelling for the English word "whiten" is [w_ˈaɪ_t_ə_n], [wˈa͡ɪtən], [wˈa‍ɪtən]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of WHITEN

  1. To make white; to bleach; to blanch; to whitewash; as, to whiten a wall; to whiten cloth.

Common Misspellings for WHITEN

Below is the list of 399 misspellings for the word "whiten".

Usage Examples for WHITEN

  1. The fields began to whiten with the ripening grain. - "54-40 or Fight" by Emerson Hough
  2. The next week Owen earned eight shillings altogether: a few hours he put in assisting Crass to wash off and whiten a ceiling and paint a room, and there was one coffin- plate. - "The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists" by Robert Tressell