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 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
  2. The fields began to whiten with the ripening grain. - "54-40 or Fight" by Emerson Hough