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blench

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of blench

  1. to draw back in fear, pain, or disgust <she blenched from the horrible sight> Synonyms blench, cringe, quail, recoil, shrink, squinch, winceRelated Words blanch, pale, whiten; quake, quiver, shake, shudder, tremble; crouch; jerk, start, twitch; recede, retire, retreat, withdraw; falter, hesitate, reel, waverNear Antonyms advance, approach, near; beard, challenge, confront, defy, face




blench

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of blench

  1. to make white or whiter by removing color <we'll have to blench the sheets with bleach to restore that snow-white look> Synonyms blanch, bleach, blench, decolorize, dull, fade, pale, snow, wash outRelated Words brighten, lighten; dim, mat (also matte or matt); etiolate; whitewash; frost, silverNear Antonyms blacken; blotch, checker, dapple, daub, discolor, fleck, marble, mottle, pattern, polychrome, shade, speck, speckle, splotch, spot, streak, striate, stripe, tarnish, variegate; color, dye, paint, pigment, stain, tincture, tinge, tint; burnish, polish, shineAntonyms darken, deepen, embrown




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