pearly whites

Definition of pearly whites

informal
:teeth
  • Don't forget to brush your pearly whites.

Word by Word Definitions

pearly play
  1. : resembling, containing, or adorned with pearls or mother-of-pearl

  2. : highly precious

white play whites
  1. : free from color

  2. : of the color of new snow or milk

  3. : light or pallid in color

  1. : the achromatic object color of greatest lightness characteristically perceived to belong to objects that reflect diffusely nearly all incident energy throughout the visible spectrum

  2. : a white or light-colored part of something: such as

  3. : a mass of albuminous material surrounding the yolk of an egg

  1. : whiten


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