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blenches

verb (1)
present tense third-person singular of blench

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to draw back in fear, pain, or disgust
  • she blenched from the horrible sight

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blenches

verb (2)
present tense third-person singular of blench

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to make white or whiter by removing color
  • we'll have to blench the sheets with bleach to restore that snow-white look

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“Blenches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blenches. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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