wet wash
noun Date: 1916 laundry returned damp and not ironed

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  • wet wash — wet′ wash n. laundry that has been washed but not dried …   From formal English to slang

  • wet wash — ☆ wet wash n. 1. laundry washed and left damp without ironing 2. a washing at a carwash in which the car is not wiped dry …   English World dictionary

  • wet wash — noun : laundry returned damp and unironed * * * laundry that has been washed but not dried or ironed. Cf. dry wash (def. 1). [1915 20] * * * wet wash, U.S. clothes or linens that have been washed but not dried or ironed: »She hung the wet wash on …   Useful english dictionary

  • wet wash — laundry that has been washed but not dried or ironed. Cf. dry wash (def. 1). [1915 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • Wet wash — Смывка офсетной печатной формы перед накатыванием краски …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 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 — (w[o^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Washed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Washing}.] [OE. waschen, AS. wascan; akin to D. wasschen, G. waschen, OHG. wascan, Icel. & Sw. vaska, Dan. vaske, and perhaps to E. water. [root]150.] 1. To cleanse by ablution, or dipping …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wash — [wôsh, wäsh] vt. [ME wasshen < OE wæscan, akin to Ger waschen: for prob. IE base see WATER] 1. to clean by means of water or other liquid, as by dipping, tumbling, or scrubbing, often with soap, a detergent, etc. 2. to make clean in a… …   English World dictionary

  • wash — ► VERB 1) clean with water and, typically, soap or detergent. 2) (of flowing water) carry or move in a particular direction. 3) be carried by flowing water. 4) (wash over) occur all around without greatly affecting. 5) literary wet or moisten. 6) …   English terms dictionary

  • Wet'n Wild — Wet ’n Wild ist ein US amerikanisches Unternehmen, das mehrere Wasserparks in den USA und Brasilien betreibt. Wet ’n Wild wurde 1977 von dem Gründer von SeaWorld, George Millay, in Orlando, Florida, gegründet. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Wet ’n Wild… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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