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1. One that bleaches or is used in bleaching.
2. often bleachers An often unroofed outdoor grandstand for seating spectators.

[Sense 2, from comparing a person's exposure to the sun when sitting on them with the exposure of linens bleaching on a clothesline.]
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(ˈbli tʃər)

1. Usu., bleachers. a typically roofless section of low-priced, tiered seating, usu. made of boards, esp. at an athletic field or stadium.
2. a person or thing that bleaches.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bleacher - a worker who bleaches (cloth or flour etc.)bleacher - a worker who bleaches (cloth or flour etc.)
worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker"
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