Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- white as a lily
- innocent and pure; unsullied: often used sarcastically
- ☆ practicing discrimination against, or segregation of, nonwhites, esp. blacks
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- White as a lily.
- Beyond reproach; blameless.
- Informal Excluding or seeking to exclude Black people.