To recoil is to spring back or back away.
(Intransitive) To turn pale; to lose colour.
(Sports) To swerve from a straight course, especially in the direction of a slice.
To become white, colorless, or pale
To boil (meat or vegetables) until partly cooked, as in preparation for roasting
To become pale.
To wince is to make a grimace or twist your face, often involuntary done in anticipation of pain.
To paint or coat with whitewash.
Find another word for blanching. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for blanching, like: whitening, recoiling, paling, lightening, fading, bleaching, blenching, parboiling, wanning, wincing and whitewashing.