Definition of Wash Up in English :

Define Wash Up in English

Wash Up meaning in English

Meaning of Wash Up in English

Pronunciation of Wash Up in English

Wash Up pronunciation in English

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Wash Up

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Verb

1. lave, wash up

wash one's face and hands

Example Sentences:
'She freshened up in the bathroom'

2. wash up

carry somewhere (of water or current or waves)

Example Sentences:
'The tide washed up the corpse'

3. do the dishes, wash up

wash dishes

Example Sentences:
'I cook and my husband washes up after dinner'

4. wash up

be carried somewhere by water or as if by water

Example Sentences:
'The body washed up on the beach'

5. beat, exhaust, tucker, tucker out, wash up

wear out completely

Example Sentences:
'This kind of work exhausts me'
'I'm beat'
'He was all washed up after the exam'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Wash Up

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verb (adverb)
1. mainly British
to wash (dishes, cutlery, etc) after a meal
2. (intransitive) US
to wash one's face and hands
noun washup
3. Australian
the outcome of a process
in the washup, three candidates were elected
4. 
anything washed up by the sea
5. 
an act of washing up
6. 
a place for washing up
7. mining
the washing of ore; an amount of gold mined by washing

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Wash Up

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n.
The act or action of washing clean.

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