Definition of awash
- a movie awash in sentimentality
The deck of the boat was almost awash.
the streets were awash from the heavy rains
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bathed, bedraggled, doused (also dowsed), drenched, dripping, logged, saturate, saturated, soaked, soaking, sodden, soggy, sopping, soppy, soused, washed, water-soaked, watered, waterlogged, watery, wet;
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