Synonyms of blanch in English:

blanch


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See Spanish definition of escaldar

verb

1‘the moon blanches her hair’

SYNONYMS
make pale, turn pale, whiten, make pallid, turn pallid, lighten, grey, wash out, fade, blench, etiolate, decolorize, bleach, peroxide
ANTONYMS

colour, darken, redden

2‘his face blanched’

SYNONYMS
pale, become pale, go pale, grow pale, turn pale, become white, go white, grow white, turn white, whiten, become pallid, go pallid, grow pallid, turn pallid, lose its colour, lighten, bleach, fade, blench
ANTONYMS

colour, darken, blush

3‘blanch the spinach leaves in boiling water’

SYNONYMS
scald, boil, dunk