Examples of washout in a Sentence
He was a washout as a professional golfer.
The team lost so many games that the season was a total washout.
Yesterday's game was a washout.
First Known Use of washout
WASHOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of washout for English Language Learners
: a complete failure
: an event, game, etc., that is canceled because of rain
WASHOUT Defined for Kids
Definition of washout for Students
1 : a place where earth has been washed away
2 : a complete failure
Medical Definition of washout
: the action or process of progressively reducing the concentration of a substance (as a dye injected into the left ventricle of the heart)
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