bleach out

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bleach out

To remove unwanted color or a stain from something. A noun can be used between "bleach" and "out." Do you think I'll be able to bleach this stain out of my pants?
See also: out

bleach something out

to remove the color or stain from something. Wally bleached his jeans out so they looked more stylish. Can you bleach out this stain?
See also: out
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With his brooding, swaggering persona, replete with prereq tattoos, oversized gear, and bleached out follicles, Eminem has been appointed the voice of Anglo angst a la Kurt Cobain.
At Walter's Dam, a few miles below the mill, thick black sludge coats every rock in the river bed, evidence of the tannin bleached out of the wood pulp from millions of trees harvested since 1908.