Definition of whitewash

Definition of whitewash
  1. whitewash Noun A lime and water mixture for painting walls and fences bright white.
  2. whitewash Noun A complete victory or series of victories without suffering any losses; a clean sweep.
  3. whitewash Verb To paint over with a lime and water mixture so as to brighten up a wall or fence.
  4. whitewash Verb To cover over errors or bad actions.
  5. whitewash Verb To prevent a team from scoring any runs.
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