Washing

  • 21 Washing — Wash 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,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 22 washing — /wosh ing, waw shing/, n. 1. the act of a person or thing that washes; ablution. 2. clothes, linens, etc., washed or to be washed, esp. those washed at one time; wash. 3. Often, washings. any liquid that has been used to wash something. 4. matter …

    Universalium

  • 23 washing */ — UK [ˈwɒʃɪŋ] / US [ˈwɑʃɪŋ] noun [uncountable] British clothes that need to be washed do the washing: My granny always did the washing on Mondays …

    English dictionary

  • 24 washing — /ˈwɒʃɪŋ / (say woshing) noun 1. the act of someone or something that washes; ablution. 2. clothes, etc., washed or to be washed, especially those washed at one time. 3. matter removed in washing something. 4. material, as gold dust, obtained by… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 25 washing-up — noun the washing of dishes etc after a meal • Hypernyms: ↑wash, ↑washing, ↑lavation …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 26 washing — noun Date: 13th century 1. the act or action of one that cleanses with water 2. material obtained by washing 3. articles washed or to be washed ; wash …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 27 Washing —    (Mark 7:1 9). The Jews, like other Orientals, used their fingers when taking food, and therefore washed their hands before doing so, for the sake of cleanliness. Here the reference is to the ablutions prescribed by tradition, according to… …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 28 washing — Synonyms and related words: ablution, bear raid, bull raid, cleaning out, corner, corner in, douche, douching, elution, elutriation, enema, flush, flushing, flushing out, irrigation, lap, lapping, lathering, laundering, laundry, lavabo, lavage,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 29 ˌwashing-ˈup — noun [U] British 1) the dishes, cups, knives, forks etc that need to be washed after a meal 2) the activity of washing the dishes and other things used for a meal …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 30 washing — wash•ing [[t]ˈwɒʃ ɪŋ, ˈwɔ ʃɪŋ[/t]] n. 1) the act of one that washes; ablution 2) clothes, linens, etc., washed or to be washed at one time; wash 3) Often, washings. any liquid that has been used to wash something 4) matter removed or carried off… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 31 washing-up — /wɒʃɪŋ ˈʌp/ (say woshing up) noun 1. the washing of kitchen utensils, crockery, etc., especially after a meal. 2. the kitchen utensils, crockery, etc., waiting to be washed …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 32 washing — perplovimas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Tirpalo pašalinimas iš nuosėdų plaunant atitinkamu tirpikliu. atitikmenys: angl. elutriation; rinse; rinsing; swill; washing rus. промывание …

    Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 33 washing — praplovimas statusas T sritis Energetika apibrėžtis Ko nors dalinis išplovimas. atitikmenys: angl. washing vok. Waschen, n; Waschung, f rus. промывка, f pranc. lavage, m …

    Aiškinamasis šiluminės ir branduolinės technikos terminų žodynas

  • 34 washing — / wɒʃɪŋ/ noun US the practice of selling and buying back the same security, so as to reduce tax liability, or to increase trading volume. ⇒ bond washing …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 35 washing — 1) a length of netting connecting the landward end of a cod trap leader to the shore (Newfoundland) 2) spawning shad (Alosa sapidissima) breaking the water surface …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 36 washing — noun /ˈwɒʃɪŋ,ˈwɑʃɪŋ/ a) The action of the verb to wash b) Clothing, bed linen or soft furnishings that have been or are to be washed Syn: laundry …

    Wiktionary

  • 37 Washing — Промывание, промывка; смывание, смывка; Смывка; Промывка …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 38 washing — wash·ing (wahshґing) 1. cleaning or bathing. 2. the process of doing this; see irrigation and bath …

    Medical dictionary

  • 39 washing — Смотри Мойка (промывка) …

    Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • 40 washing — Смотри Промывка …

    Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии