white as snow


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(as) white as snow

Extremely white or pale in color or complexion. Now that my grandfather has stopped dying his hair, it's become as white as snow. My father, his face white as snow, put the phone down and told us he'd lost his job.
See also: snow, white

white as snow

If something is as white as snow, it is very white in colour. Aged 90, her hair is now as white as snow.
See also: snow, white
References in classic literature ?
But after a short time the woman gave birth to a little girl, who was as white as snow and as cold as ice.
Once upon a time, a Queen gave birth to a daughter whose skin was white as snow, whose lips were red as blood and whose hair was black as coal, and the Queen named her daughter Snow White.
Snow White tells the story of the beautiful princess who, with skin as white as snow and hair as black as coal, is the fairest of them all.
The red on the white looked so beautiful that she thought to herself, 'If only I had a child as white as snow, as red as blood, and as black as the wood in this frame.
HE'S A RARE ALBINO FISH, WITH SKIN AS WHITE AS SNOW DO YOU THINK A WHITE GOLDFISH SOUNDS A LITTLE FISHY?
The flip side: Miz Hot Tips always wondered if Snow White was really white as snow.