Definition of eyewash
1 : an eye lotion
2 : misleading or deceptive statements, actions, or procedures
Examples of eyewash in a sentence
He says he'll quit his job, but we know that's just eyewash.
First Known Use of eyewash
EYEWASH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of eyewash for English Language Learners
: a liquid used for washing the eyes
: foolish words
Medical Definition of eyewash
: an eye lotion
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