wash off

phrasal verb
washed off; washing off; washes off

Definition of wash off

1 : to clean (something) by using water Wash the mud off the bikes before you put them away.
2 : to be able to be removed or cleaned by washing This makeup washes off easily.

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“Wash off.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wash%20off. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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