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  1. List of paraphrases for "whitewashing":

    beautification, beautifying

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How to use whitewashing in a sentence?

  1. Titipol Phakdeewanich:

    Thailand isn't returning to democracy, the election was a whitewashing effort for the military to stay in power so that they can tell the international community that they are an elected government.

  2. Ben Chew:

    Today, Beckie Scott and Edwin Moses expressed their extreme disappointment in the report released today by The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) through their appointed law firm, Covington & Burling LLP, whitewashing complaints of harassment and intimidation, wADA is supposed to be committed to the athletes and fair play.

  3. Crystal Echo Hawk:

    Martin Luther King Jr.Why taught us that racial injustice in United States started with the arrival of colonizers on Native land. The violence these settlers used first against Indigenous peoples, then against Black slaves, was predicated on White supremacist beliefs. White supremacy is upheld by false origin myths about the United States, ignored by whitewashing brutal anti-Native and anti-Black policies, and sustained by stereotyped, inaccurate portrayals of Native people and people of color in popular culture, to create a just world, all people of every race, ethnicity, sexuality, gender expression, and age, must stand together and tell truthful stories about our past and hopeful stories about our future.

  4. Martine Gosselink:

    It's not a matter of whitewashing our Dutch history, we do think that old colonial terms are also part of it.

  5. Emma Stone:

    I've learned on a macro level about the insane history of whitewashing in Attention Hollywood and how prevalent the problem truly is, it's ignited a conversation that's very important.

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