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The title track, written by Rose Cousins as a torch song, is rendered here as a plea for collective ablution.
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Origin and Etymology of torch song
First Known Use: 1930See Words from the same year
TORCH SONG Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of torch song for English Language Learners
: a very sad or sentimental song about love and romance
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