wash-and-wear

adjective

Definition of wash-and-wear

: of, relating to, or constituting a fabric or garment that needs little or no ironing after washing

First Known Use of wash-and-wear

1956, in the meaning defined above

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“Wash-and-wear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wash-and-wear. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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wash-and-wear

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of wash-and-wear

US : made from a cloth that does not wrinkle so that clothes can be worn immediately after being washed

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