eyewash

noun eye·wash \ ˈī-ˌwȯsh , -ˌwäsh \

Definition of eyewash

1 :an eye lotion
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.

First Known Use of eyewash

1703


EYEWASH Defined for English Language Learners

eyewash

noun

Definition of eyewash for English Language Learners

  • : a liquid used for washing the eyes

  • : foolish words


Medical Dictionary

eyewash

noun eye·wash \ ˈī-ˌwȯsh, -ˌwäsh \

medical Definition of eyewash

:an eye lotion

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