washed-up

adjective
\ ˈwȯsht-ˈəp How to pronounce washed-up (audio) , ˈwäsht- \

Definition of washed-up

: no longer successful, skillful, popular, or needed washed-up athletes a washed-up actor

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  • undecadent
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First Known Use of washed-up

1928, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of washed-up was in 1928

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“Washed-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/washed-up. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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washed-up

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of washed-up

: no longer successful, popular, or needed

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