Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [bl'itʃt]
meaning of the word
bleached, faded, washed-out, washy
having lost freshness or brilliance of color; "sun-bleached deck chairs"; "faded jeans"; "a very pale washed-out blue"; "washy colors"
Later the branches drop off, leaving a forest of bleached spars.
The bright crimson of autumn had long since disappeared, bleached away by the storms and the cold.