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washateria

noun wash·a·te·ria \ˌwä-shə-ˈtir-ē-ə, ˌwȯ-\

Definition of washateria

chiefly Southern

  1. :  a self-service laundry



Variants of washateria

also washeteria play \ˌwä-shə-ˈtir-ē-ə, ˌwȯ-\

Origin of washateria

2wash + -ateria or -eteria (as in cafeteria)


First Known Use: 1937

Rhymes with washateria


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