Wash stand

Wash stand
Wash stand Wash stand In a stable or garage, a place in the floor prepared so that carriages or automobiles may be washed there and the water run off. [Cant] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • wash|stand — «WOSH STAND, WSH », noun. 1. a bowl with pipes and faucets for running water to wash one s hands and face. 2. a stand for holding a basin and pitcher for washing …   Useful english dictionary

  • wash·stand — /ˈwɑːʃˌstænd/ noun, pl stands [count] : a small table used especially in the past in a bedroom to hold the things you need for washing your face and hands …   Useful english dictionary

  • wash — [n1] laundry, bath ablution, bathe, cleaning, cleansing, dirty clothes, laundering, rinse, scrub, shampoo, shower, washing; concepts 451,514 wash [n2] wave; water movement ebb and flow, eddy, flow, gush, heave, lapping, murmur, roll, rush, spurt …   New thesaurus

  • wash — /wosh, wawsh/, v.t. 1. to apply water or some other liquid to (something or someone) for the purpose of cleansing; cleanse by dipping, rubbing, or scrubbing in water or some other liquid. 2. to remove (dirt, stains, paint, or any matter) by or as …   Universalium

  • wash — Synonyms and related words: ablution, abstergent, acrylic painting, apply paint, aquarelle, babble, backwash, baptize, bath, bathe, baygall, be consistent, be the case, be true, be truthful, bedaub, bedizen, begild, besmear, bog, bottom,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • wash — v. & n. v. 1 tr. cleanse (oneself or a part of oneself, clothes, etc.) with liquid, esp. water. 2 tr. (foll. by out, off, away, etc.) remove a stain or dirt in this way. 3 intr. wash oneself or esp. one s hands and face. 4 intr. wash clothes etc …   Useful english dictionary

  • wash — /wɒʃ / (say wosh) verb (t) 1. to apply water or some other liquid to for the purpose of cleansing; cleanse by dipping, rubbing, or scrubbing in water, etc. 2. to free from spiritual defilement, or from sin, guilt, etc. 3. Shearing to clean… …   Australian English dictionary

  • wash — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. clean, cleanse, deterge, bathe, lave; wet, soak, rinse, drench; purify; irrigate, inundate, flood; scrub, swab, launder; paint, tint, color; sweep; lap, lick; brim over, overflow. See cleanness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • wash — v 1. clean, clean up, bathe, Brit. Inf. tub, lave, cleanse, wash up, scrub up, Chiefly Scot. dight; deterge, launder, do the laundry; shampoo, lather, soap; scrub, brush, swab, mop; soak, shower, douse, rinse, flush, sponge, douche; absterge,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • wash — 1. verb 1) he is washing in the guest bathroom Syn: clean oneself; bathe, take a bath, shower, soak, freshen up; formal perform one s ablutions 2) he washed her socks Syn: clean, cleanse, rinse, launder …   Thesaurus of popular words

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