a quick-drying fluid, typically white, applied with a small brush to a piece of paper so as to cover typed or written errors and make a blank surface for corrections
Origin of white-outfrom Wite-Out, a trademark for such fluid, probably influenced, influence by whiteout
to cover with this fluid
- Alternative spelling of whiteout.
(third-person singular simple present whites out, present participle whiting out, simple past and past participle whited out)
- To hide an error or other material on a surface by covering it with correcting fluid.