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eyewash

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noun eye·wash \ˈī-ˌwȯsh, -ˌwäsh\

Simple Definition of eyewash

  • : a liquid used for washing the eyes

  • : foolish words

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of eyewash

  1. 1 :  an eye lotion

  2. 2 :  misleading or deceptive statements, actions, or procedures

Examples of eyewash in a sentence

  1. He says he'll quit his job, but we know that's just eyewash.



Circa 1859

First Known Use of eyewash

circa 1859


Medical Dictionary

eyewash

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noun eye·wash \ˈī-ˌwȯsh, -ˌwäsh\

Medical Definition of eyewash

  1. :  an eye lotion




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