There are no items for this category
discolorise, discolourise, discolorize, decolourise, decolorise, decolourize, decolorize, decolour, decolor, bleach out, bleach
v. remove color from; "The sun bleached the red shirt"
There are no items for this category
There are no items for this category
blench, blanch, pale
v. turn pale, as if in fear
fall, lessen, diminish, decrease
v. decrease in size, extent, or range; "The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester"; "The cabin pressure fell dramatically"; "her weight fell to under a hundred pounds"; "his voice fell to a whisper"
v. diminish gradually; "Interested tapered off"
blunt, deaden
v. make less lively, intense, or vigorous; impair in vigor, force, activity, or sensation; "Terror blunted her feelings"; "deaden a sound"
decline, worsen
v. grow worse; "Conditions in the slum worsened"
melt, fade
v. become less clearly visible or distinguishable; disappear gradually or seemingly; "The scene begins to fade"; "The tree trunks are melting into the forest at dusk"
lessen, subside
v. wear off or die down; "The pain subsided"
shrivel, shrink
v. decrease in size, range, or extent; "His earnings shrank"; "My courage shrivelled when I saw the task before me"
v. make whiter or lighter; "bleach the laundry"
white, whiten
v. turn white; "This detergent will whiten your laundry"
lighten up, lighten
v. become lighter; "The room lightened up"
v. produce or leave stains; "Red wine stains the table cloth"
tinct, touch, tinge, tint
v. color lightly; "her greying hair was tinged blond"; "the leaves were tinged red in November"
slur, dim, blur
v. become vague or indistinct; "The distinction between the two theories blurred"
v. tarnish or stain; "a scandal that darkened the family's good name"
become brighter, brighten, lighten
v. become brighter; "The sky brightened"
lighten, relieve
v. alleviate or remove (pressure or stress) or make less oppressive; "relieve the pressure and the stress"; "lighten the burden of caring for her elderly parents"
v. make dim or lusterless; "Time had dimmed the silver"
v. become dim or lusterless; "the lights dimmed and the curtain rose"
snuff it, pop off, drop dead, give-up the ghost, buy the farm, cash in one's chips, kick the bucket, pass away, decease, croak, choke, conk, pass, expire, exit, go, perish, die
v. pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"
mist over, mist
v. become covered with mist; "The windshield misted over"
waste away, diminish, waste
v. become diminished
v. make less lively or vigorous; "Middle age dulled her appetite for travel"
wither, fade
v. lose freshness, vigor, or vitality; "Her bloom was fading"
v. decrease in phase; "the moon is waning"
minify, lessen, decrease
v. make smaller; "He decreased his staff"
belittle, diminish
v. lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of; "don't belittle your colleagues"
blunt, dull
v. make dull or blunt; "Too much cutting dulls the knife's edge"
bemire, colly, grime, begrime, soil, dirty
v. make soiled, filthy, or dirty; "don't soil your clothes when you play outside!"
v. fall away or decline; "The patient's strength ebbed away"
v. get very angry; "her indifference to his amorous advances really steamed the young man"
dull, blunt, benumb, numb
v. make numb or insensitive; "The shock numbed her senses"
haze over, obnubilate, mist, cloud, fog, becloud, befog, obscure
v. make less visible or unclear; "The stars are obscured by the clouds"; "the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley"
dip, dim
v. switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam
v. harass by imposing humiliating or painful tasks, as in military institutions
eclipse, dominate, overshadow
v. be greater in significance than; "the tragedy overshadowed the couple's happiness"
v. pass from one quality such as color to another by a slight degree; "the butterfly wings shade to yellow"
v. make milky or dull; "The chemical clouded the liquid to which it was added"
There are no items for this category
There are no items for this category
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
  • Verbs
  • Adverbs
  • Adjectives
  • Fuzzynyms
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms