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irrigate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of irrigate

  1. to pour liquid over or through in order to cleanse <if you get the chemical in your eye, irrigate the eye thoroughly with water> Synonyms flush, rinse, sluice, wash, wash outRelated Words deluge, engulf, flood, inundate, swamp; flow, gush, rush, stream; douche, hose; drench, saturate, soak; douse (also dowse), slosh, splash





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