Adjective "Bleachable" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Bleachable


    Definition:

    1. to make whiter or lighter in color, as by exposure to sunlight or a chemical agent; remove the color from.

    2. Photography. to convert (the silver image of a negative or print) to a silver halide, either to remove the image or to change its tone. verb (used without object)

    3. to become whiter or lighter in color. noun

    4. a bleaching agent.

    5. degree of paleness achieved in bleaching.

    6. an act of bleaching.

    Origin:
    bleach

    Examples:

    "oils can be bleachable."