rewash

verb
re·​wash | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈwȯsh How to pronounce rewash (audio) , -ˈwäsh, chiefly Midland also -ˈwȯrsh or -ˈwärsh \
rewashed; rewashing

Definition of rewash

transitive verb

: to wash (something or someone) again : to clean (something or someone) again usually with water rewashed the dishes by hand rewashing and reusing plastic bags

First Known Use of rewash

1634, in the meaning defined above

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“Rewash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rewash. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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