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Synonyms for wash

bathe

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move

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be plausible to

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splash

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wash something away

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wash something or someone away

wash something out

wash something up: do

wash something up: strand

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wash up

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Synonyms for wash

to make moist

to flow against or along

to flow or move with a low slapping sound

to move along with or be carried away by the action of water

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to prove valid under scrutiny

Synonyms for wash

a thin coat of water-base paint

the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water)

the dry bed of an intermittent stream (as at the bottom of a canyon)

the erosive process of washing away soil or gravel by water (as from a roadway)

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the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller

a watercolor made by applying a series of monochrome washes one over the other

garments or white goods that can be cleaned by laundering

any enterprise in which losses and gains cancel out

clean with some chemical process

cleanse (one's body) with soap and water

move by or as if by water

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be capable of being washed

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admit to testing or proof

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separate dirt or gravel from (precious minerals)

apply a thin coating of paint, metal, etc

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remove by the application of water or other liquid and soap or some other cleaning agent

form by erosion

wash or flow against

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to cleanse (itself or another animal) by licking

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As the 18-year-old Susanna, who attempted suicide by washing down 50 aspirin tablets with a pint of vodka, Ryder gives a wonderfully understated performance in the role of a young woman struggling to find some shred of sanity, both inside and outside the hospital walls.
The granite carving portrays an empty coolamon, or cradle, with water, representing tears, washing down over the faces of Aborigines who had been taken away from their parents.
Many of the dams upriver keep sediments from washing down the river, and most of what does wash down is dropped off the edge of the continental shelf, into the deeper waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
now has an unlimited supply of hot water for washing down its equipment, thanks to the installation of a Spirax Sarco EasiHeat[TM] Engineered System.
The unit features two perforated trays, which are pivoted for ease of washing down.