Explicație wash în Dicționarul Englez Englez

wash

(wäsh )

substantiv
the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water)
substantiv
any enterprise in which losses and gains cancel out
"at the end of the year the accounting department showed that it was a wash"

substantiv
garments or white goods that can be cleaned by laundering
substantiv
a watercolor made by applying a series of monochrome washes one over the other
substantiv
a thin coat of water-base paint
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the dry bed of an intermittent stream (as at the bottom of a canyon)
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the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller
substantiv
the erosive process of washing away soil or gravel by water (as from a roadway)
"from the house they watched the washout of their newly seeded lawn by the water"

verb
to cleanse (itself or another animal) by licking
"The cat washes several times a day"

verb
cleanse (one''s body) with soap and water
verb
wash or flow against
"the waves laved the shore"

verb
make moist
"The dew moistened the meadows"

verb
form by erosion
"The river washed a ravine into the mountainside"

verb
remove by the application of water or other liquid and soap or some other cleaning agent
"he washed the dirt from his coat"
"The nurse washed away the blood"
"Can you wash away the spots on the windows?"
"he managed to wash out the stains"

verb
apply a thin coating of paint, metal, etc., to
verb
clean with some chemical process
verb
cleanse with a cleaning agent, such as soap, and water
"Wash the towels, please!"

verb
separate dirt or gravel from (precious minerals)
verb
move by or as if by water
"The swollen river washed away the footbridge"

verb
admit to testing or proof
"This silly excuse won''t wash in traffic court"

verb
be capable of being washed
"Does this material wash?"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) backwash, laundry, lavation, race, washing
(verb) dampen, lap, launder, lave, moisten, rinse