wash-and-wear

adjective
\ ˈwȯsh-ən(d)-ˈwer How to pronounce wash-and-wear (audio) , ˈwäsh- \

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 12 Aug. 2022.

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