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English definition of “lily-white”

lily-white

adjective uk   /ˌlɪl.iˈwaɪt/ us  

lily-white adjective (COLOUR)

old-fashioned pure whiteBlack, white and grey

lily-white adjective (CHARACTER)

having a perfect character with no bad qualitiesVirtue and moral good
(Definition of lily-white from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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