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verb bleach pronunciation in American English /blitʃ/
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present tense
present participlebleaching
past tensebleached
past participlebleached

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  1. 1
    [transitive] to remove the color from something with a chemical or through the action of sunlight

    The sun had bleached her hair.

    Raw cloth is bleached and then dyed.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] to gradually lose color, for example because of being in the sun

    The skeletons of dead cattle were bleaching in the sun.



a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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