eyewash

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noun eye·wash \ˈī-ˌwȯsh, -ˌwäsh\

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.

1703

First Known Use of eyewash

1703


EYEWASH Defined for English Language Learners

eyewash

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noun eye·wash \ˈī-ˌwȯsh, -ˌwäsh\

Definition of eyewash for English Language Learners

  • : a liquid used for washing the eyes

  • : foolish words


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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