blanker

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blanker

  1. comparative form of blank: more blank
    • 1936, Robert Frost, "Desert Places"
      And lonely as it is, that loneliness
      Will be more lonely ere it will be less —
      A blanker whiteness of benighted snow
      With no expression, nothing to express.

Noun[edit]

blanker (plural blankers)

  1. (computing) An early form of screensaver that blanked out the screen display when it was not in use.
    • 1987, Howard Bornstein, Under the Apple (page 221)
      These screen blankers prevent phosphor burn on your screen, which is always a danger when you leave the screen on too long.

German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blanker

  1. inflected form of blank