The Crucible

What is significant about Parris' comment to Abby- "Your name in the town-it is entirely white, is it not?"

Why does he comment this and what does it mean

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Nothing in Salem stays a secret for very long. Parris has already heard rumors of Abigail's indiscretions while working at the Proctor house. He is insinuating that Abigail's reputation has been muddied by a relationship she might have had.