white goods

white goods

noun plural

: large pieces of household equipment (such as refrigerators and washing machines)

Full Definition of WHITE GOODS

a :  white fabrics especially of cotton or linen
b :  articles (as sheets, towels, or curtains) originally or typically made of white cloth
:  major household appliances (as stoves and refrigerators) that are typically finished in white enamel

First Known Use of WHITE GOODS

circa 1871


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