Definition of washing

  1. washing Noun The action of the verb to "wash"
  2. washing Noun Clothing, bed linen or soft furnishings that have been or are to be washed
  3. washing Noun The residue after an ore, etc, has been washed
  4. washing Noun the liquid used to wash an ore
  5. washing Verb Present participle of wash
  6. wash Verb To clean with water.
  7. wash Verb To move by the force of water in motion (as in "the flood washed away houses").
  8. wash Verb To separate valuable material (such as gold) from worthless material by the action of flowing water.
  9. wash Verb (intransitive) To clean oneself with water.
  10. wash Verb (intransitive) To be eroded or carried away by the action of water.
  11. wash Noun The process or an instance of washing or being washed by water or other liquid.
  12. wash Noun A liquid used for washing.
  13. wash Noun The quantity of clothes washed at a time.
  14. wash Noun The sound of breaking of the seas, e.g., on the shore.
  15. wash Noun The wake of a moving ship.
  16. wash Noun The turbulence left in the air by a moving airplane.
  17. wash Noun A lotion or other liquid with medicinal or hygienic properties.
  18. wash Noun Ground washed away to the sea or a river.
  19. wash Noun A shallow body of water.
  20. wash Noun In arid and semi-arid regions, the normally dry bed of an intermittent or ephemeral stream; an arroyo; wadi
  21. wash Noun A lack of progress or regress; no change
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