pearly white

white and lustrous as a pearl.
pearly whites, Slang. teeth.

1890–95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To pearly white
Previous Definition: pearly tubercle
Next Definition: pearly whites
Words Near: pearly white
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for pearly white
More from
Search for articles containing pearly white
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
The infected larva turns from a pearly white color to a dark brown and its
  tissues eventually become a hardened scale.
The interior of the shell has a border of dark blue to violet surrounding the
  pearly white nacreous layer.
Pearly white, with iridescent coloring on one end.
After freeze-up, pearly white nutlets become evident.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature